"Rolling Stone" Readers Pick the 25 Funniest Movies of All Time

 

"Rolling Stone" readers picked the 25 Funniest Movies of All Time . . . and they gave the top spot to the 1974MEL BROOKS comedy "Blazing Saddles".  It was followed by "Airplane!" and "Monty Python and the Holy Grail".

 

 

The oldest movie on the list is "Dr. Strangelove" from 1964.  It's the only movie from the '60s.

 

 

The '70s were represented by SIX films . . . there were EIGHT from the '80s . . . FIVE from the '90s and FIVE from the 2000s.  Nothing from this decade made the cut.

 

 

Here's the complete list . . .

 

 

1.  "Blazing Saddles",  1974

 

2.  "Airplane!",  1980

 

3.  "Monty Python and the Holy Grail",  1975

 

4.  "Animal House",  1978

 

5.  "Young Frankenstein",  1974

 

6.  "Caddyshack",  1980

 

7.  "This Is Spinal Tap",  1984

 

8.  "The Life of Brian",  1979

 

9.  "Dumb & Dumber",  1994

 

10.  "The Naked Gun",  1988

 

11.  "The Jerk",  1979

 

12.  "The Big Lebowski",  1998

 

13.  "There's Something About Mary",  1998

 

14.  "Borat",  2006

 

15.  "A Fish Called Wanda",  1988

 

16.  "The 40-Year-Old Virgin",  2005

 

17.  "Step Brothers",  2008

 

18.  "Anchorman",  2004

 

19.  "Office Space",  1999

 

20.  "Planes, Trains and Automobiles",  1987

 

21.  "Raising Arizona",  1987

 

22.  "Dr. Strangelove",  1964

 

23.  "The Blues Brothers",  1980

 

24.  "Tommy Boy",  1995

 

25.  "Superbad",  2007