Celebrate our unique sense of humour with these comedy classics

  • 1
    Keith Lemon: The Film

    Bo' Selecta's Leigh Francis lets his comic creation Keith Lemon loose in a feature-length funfest.

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    Bend It Like Beckham

    Sikh teenager Jess (Parminder Nagra) loves football, but has to keep her silky skills secret from her disapproving parents.

  • 3
    The Infidel

    In this David Baddiel-scripted comedy-drama Omid Djalili plays successful East End Muslim businessman whose world falls apart when he discovers he's…

  • 4
    The Calcium Kid

    This British boxing comedy features Orlando "Legolas" Bloom in his first starring role as a pint-delivering pugilist.

  • 5
    A Cock and Bull Story

    The comic exchanges between Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon make this adaptation (sort of) of the novel Tristram Shandy one of the comedy highlights of…

  • 6
    Fred: The Movie

    The misadventures of teenager Lucas Cruikshank's phenomenally popular YouTube misfit Fred Figglehorn are stretched to feature length and, surprise…

  • 7
    The Angels' Share

    Barely escaping jail thanks to becoming a new dad, troubled Glaswegian Robbie (Paul Brannigan) turns to drink - in a good way - by becoming an expert…

  • 8
    Attack The Block

    A South London crew led by surly teen Moses (John Boyega) discovers it's no longer the scariest thing on the block when its manor is overrun by…

  • 9
    Submarine

    Growing up in a bleak Welsh resort is difficult enough without the additional concerns of girlfriend trouble and the gnawing scenario that your mum…

  • 10
    Four Lions

    After The Day Today and Brass Eye, arch-controversialist Chris Morris targets the comical flip-side of terrorism.

  • 11
    Somers Town

    Director Shane Meadows follows the BAFTA-winning This Is England with the small but nicely formed tale of a young runaway (England's trainee skinhead…

  • 12
    Lesbian Vampire Killers

    The British Hammer Horrors of yesteryear are bloodily spoofed in this broad comedy featuring Gavin & Stacey's James Corden and Mathew Horne.

  • 13
    Guest House Paradiso

    Slapstick comedy thriller written by and starring Rik Mayall.

  • 14
    Notting Hill

    Writer Richard Curtis made it two romantic hits out of two for himself and his Four Weddings And A Funeral star Hugh Grant with this sweet 'n' snuggly…

  • 15
    The Full Monty

    A group of unemployed Sheffield steelworkers turn to stripping to make ends meet in a very British box office smash which landed an Oscar for best…

  • 16
    Johnny English

    Rowan Atkinson's Bond spoof combines his twin strengths of comic clowning and waspish delivery in that rare thing - a British comedy that is both…

  • 17
    A Fantastic Fear of Everything

    Children's author-turned-crime novelist Jack (Simon Pegg) is a paranoid wreck thanks to the morbid research he's carried out for his Victorian serial…

  • 18
    In The Loop

    Armando Iannucci's sublimely vicious political satire demonstrates that it's perfectly feasible for a top-notch TV comedy - The Thick of It - to make…

  • 19
    Son of Rambow

    Inspired by Sly Stallone's heroics in First Blood, religious misfit Will and school tearaway Lee join creative forces to make the sequel and win the…

  • 20
    Nativity!

    An ordinary primary school is putting together the final preparations for its nativity play when Martin Freeman's teacher – desperate to impress a…

  • 21
    FAQ About Time Travel

    On a trip to the pub, two sci-fi obsessed mates and their laconic friend are catapulted back and forth through time as they attempt to prevent a…

  • 22
    Is Anybody There?

    Michael Caine consolidates his position as a whiskery British national treasure in this bittersweet saga of an elderly magician slipping regretfully…

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    School for Seduction

    Kelly Brook is the sultry Italian who coaches a group of Geordie women in the wiles of snaring a man in this good-natured comedy.