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Top Satirical Films (#101-247)

Rank Title Year Director(s) Overall
Rank
101 Slap Shot 1977 George Roy Hill 715
102 Three Kings 1999 David O. Russell 722
103 Hedwig and the Angry Inch 2001 John Cameron Mitchell 724
104 Love Actually 2003 Richard Curtis 726
105 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Howard Hawks 735
106 The Miracle of Morgan's Creek 1944 Preston Sturges 736
107 The Purple Rose of Cairo 1985 Woody Allen 739
108 The Man Who Would be King 1975 John Huston 745
109 Happiness 1998 Todd Solondz 747
110 Mon Oncle 1958 Jacques Tati 749
111 Serenity 2005 Joss Whedon 778
112 Trading Places 1983 John Landis 786
113 Broadcast News 1987 James L. Brooks 789
114 Salò 1975 Pier Paolo Pasolini 793
115 Lolita 1962 Stanley Kubrick 813
116 Waiting for Guffman 1996 Christopher Guest 824
117 Time Bandits 1981 Terry Gilliam 841
118 Battle Royale 2000 Kinji Fukasaku 842
119 Monsieur Verdoux 1947 Charles Chaplin 855
120 Tom Jones 1963 Tony Richardson 870
121 Underground 1995 Emir Kusturica 871
122 Napoleon Dynamite 2004 Jared Hess 876
123 Week End 1967 Jean-Luc Godard 878
124 Men in Black 1997 Barry Sonnenfeld 879
125 Waking Life 2001 Richard Linklater 880
126 Slacker 1991 Richard Linklater 896
127 Zelig 1983 Woody Allen 909
128 El Topo 1970 Alejandro Jodorowsky 921
129 Fantastic Planet 1973 René Laloux 933
130 Our Hospitality 1923 John G. Blystone and Buster Keaton 935
131 Dark Star 1974 John Carpenter 939
132 A Face in the Crowd 1957 Elia Kazan 950
133 The Barbarian Invasions 2003 Denys Arcand 965
134 The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover 1989 Peter Greenaway 966
135 The Draughtsman's Contract 1982 Peter Greenaway 968
136 Grosse Pointe Blank 1997 George Armitage 1021
137 The Tenant 1976 Roman Polanski 1037
138 Batman Returns 1992 Tim Burton 1049
139 Born Yesterday 1950 George Cukor 1056
140 That Obscure Object of Desire 1977 Luis Buñuel 1073
141 American Psycho 2000 Mary Harron 1079
142 Mean Girls 2004 Mark Waters 1081
143 Galaxy Quest 1999 Dean Parisot 1087
144 The Nutty Professor 1963 Jerry Lewis 1114
145 Wild at Heart 1990 David Lynch 1116
146 Natural Born Killers 1994 Oliver Stone 1118
147 The Devils 1971 Ken Russell 1120
148 Alice 1988 Jan Svankmajer 1175
149 Shrek 2 2004 Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury, and Conrad Vernon 1183
150 The Bad and the Beautiful 1952 Vincente Minnelli 1184
151 Team America: World Police 2004 Trey Parker 1200
152 North Dallas Forty 1979 Ted Kotcheff 1208
153 V for Vendetta 2005 James McTeigue 1233
154 The Man in the White Suit 1951 Alexander Mackendrick 1254
155 Horse Feathers 1932 Norman Z. McLeod 1283
156 Fahrenheit 9/11 2004 Michael Moore 1294
157 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street 2007 Tim Burton 1295
158 The Seven Year Itch 1955 Billy Wilder 1296
159 Hail the Conquering Hero 1944 Preston Sturges 1313
160 Man Bites Dog 1992 Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel, and Benoît Poelvoorde 1320
161 Catch-22 1970 Mike Nichols 1327
162 Get Shorty 1995 Barry Sonnenfeld 1328
163 All the King's Men 1949 Robert Rossen 1336
164 Fahrenheit 451 1966 François Truffaut 1346
165 Boudu Saved from Drowning 1932 Jean Renoir 1378
166 Daisies 1966 Vera Chytilová 1389
167 Bananas 1971 Woody Allen 1403
168 Hairspray 1988 John Waters 1415
169 Xala 1975 Ousmane Sembene 1433
170 Lost in America 1985 Albert Brooks 1452
171 Flirting with Disaster 1996 David O. Russell 1461
172 Good Bye Lenin! 2003 Wolfgang Becker 1473
173 Welcome to the Dollhouse 1995 Todd Solondz 1487
174 To Die For 1995 Gus Van Sant 1491
175 3 Women 1977 Robert Altman 1500
176 The Trial 1962 Orson Welles 1510
177 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls 1970 Russ Meyer 1527
178 À Nous la Liberté 1931 René Clair 1531
179 Dinner at Eight 1933 George Cukor 1535
180 Day of the Dead 1985 George A. Romero 1555
181 The Holy Mountain 1973 Alejandro Jodorowsky 1576
182 The Host 2006 Joon-ho Bong 1591
183 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang 2005 Shane Black 1593
184 Coming to America 1988 John Landis 1615
185 The Wolf of Wall Street 2013 Martin Scorsese 1620
186 The Dinner Game 1998 Francis Veber 1622
187 It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World 1963 Stanley Kramer 1669
188 No Man's Land 2001 Danis Tanovic 1703
189 Living in Oblivion 1995 Tom DiCillo 1706
190 Wet Hot American Summer 2001 David Wain 1713
191 W.R.: Mysteries of the Organism 1971 Dusan Makavejev 1726
192 The Firemen's Ball 1967 Milos Forman 1732
193 They Live 1988 John Carpenter 1734
194 La Grande bouffe 1973 Marco Ferreri 1737
195 Irma Vep 1996 Olivier Assayas 1741
196 In the Loop 2009 Armando Iannucci 1755
197 The Brother from Another Planet 1984 John Sayles 1778
198 L.A. Story 1991 Mick Jackson 1780
199 Stripes 1981 Ivan Reitman 1785
200 Nine to Five 1980 Colin Higgins 1807
201 Wag the Dog 1997 Barry Levinson 1812
202 Il Posto 1961 Ermanno Olmi 1874
203 O Lucky Man! 1973 Lindsay Anderson 1881
204 Sanjuro 1962 Akira Kurosawa 1884
205 Good Morning 1959 Yasujirô Ozu 1885
206 About Schmidt 2002 Alexander Payne 1887
207 La Cage aux Folles 1978 Edouard Molinaro 1898
208 Fellini Satyricon 1969 Federico Fellini 1917
209 The Damned 1963 Joseph Losey 1918
210 The Opposite of Sex 1998 Don Roos 1929
211 The Barefoot Contessa 1954 Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1937
212 The Hudsucker Proxy 1994 Joel Coen 1943
213 He Got Game 1998 Spike Lee 1947
214 The Great McGinty 1940 Preston Sturges 1950
215 Female Trouble 1974 John Waters 1951
216 The Phantom of Liberty 1974 Luis Buñuel 1958
217 Play It Again, Sam 1972 Herbert Ross 1960
218 Not on Your Life 1963 Luis García Berlanga 1966
219 Little Children 2006 Todd Field 1977
220 The Man with Two Brains 1983 Carl Reiner 1978
221 Mars Attacks! 1996 Tim Burton 1983
222 Exit through the Gift Shop 2010 Banksy 1988
223 1984 1984 Michael Radford 1989
224 Darling 1965 John Schlesinger 1997
225 Pride and Prejudice 1940 Robert Z. Leonard 2015
226 Husbands and Wives 1992 Woody Allen 2019
227 Monty Python's The Meaning of Life 1983 Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones 2020
228 Stardust Memories 1980 Woody Allen 2032
229 Sisters 1973 Brian De Palma 2062
230 Dave 1993 Ivan Reitman 2087
231 Watchmen 2009 Zack Snyder 2110
232 Baby Doll 1956 Elia Kazan 2148
233 Fritz the Cat 1972 Ralph Bakshi 2168
234 Spaceballs 1987 Mel Brooks 2198
235 Thank You for Smoking 2005 Jason Reitman 2237
236 Going Places 1974 Bertrand Blier 2253
237 Citizen Ruth 1996 Alexander Payne 2262
238 Six Degrees of Separation 1993 Fred Schepisi 2294
239 A Boy and His Dog 1975 L.Q. Jones 2308
240 Dogma 1999 Kevin Smith 2315
241 Investigation of a Citizen above Suspicion 1970 Elio Petri 2322
242 I'm All Right Jack 1959 John Boulting 2358
243 Bulworth 1998 Warren Beatty 2363
244 The War of the Roses 1989 Danny DeVito 2377
245 Scream 2 1997 Wes Craven 2391
246 Baby Face 1933 Alfred E. Green 2399
247 Welcome, Mr. Marshall 1953 Luis García Berlanga 2417
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