Your favorite "Black" or "Dark" Comedies.

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A black comedy (or dark comedy) is a comic work that employs farce and morbid humor, which, in its simplest form, is humor that makes light of subject matter usually considered taboo. Black humor corresponds to the earlier concept of gallows humor. Black comedy is often controversial due to its subject matter.

Some of my favorite Black Comedies:

1. Brazil
2. Dr. Strange Love
3. Catch 22
4. Mash



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The Devil's Reject (some pretty funny moments)
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas
Borat
Observe And Report
The World's End
Zombieland
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Bright light. Bright light. Uh oh.
I'd add:

Harold and Maude
An American Werewolf in London
Gremlins
The Trouble with Harry
Kind Hearts and Coronets
The Ladykillers (1955)
The Wrong Box
The Tenth Victim
Little Murders
Divorce Italian Style
Arsenic and Old Lace
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Dead Like Me-Another small screen Black Comedy by Bryan Fuller
Avoid the Big screen movie "Life after Death" at all cost.



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Delicattesen,(French)

Post holocaust movie.

"They talk to me about you"
"Who"
"The voices in my head"

The part when they are trying to find the squeak in the bed springs is hilarious.

I should also have added this to my favourite foreign language films.
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Considering what has been mentioned, I'm surprised this hasn't. Maybe knowing how much I love it, you were all leaving it for me?

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