Some comedy movies are just dumb, and that’s okay! It can be nice to just relax and watch a film without having to think too much about the filmmaker’s larger implications. But sometimes, a film comes along that actually satisfies both types of viewers: those who want to watch a lowest-common-denominator laugh fest, and those who are looking for thoughtful social commentary.
In this new video, Screen Rant is pointing out some of those unique films that are actually much smarter than people give them credit for. All of the films mentioned in the video below feature plenty of slapstick fun and genuine humor – but they also have something significant to say about societal issues. Check out the video below.