Disney Plus exploded from the get-go, gaining over 10 million subscribers one day after its November 12, 2019 launch. There’s so much funny to watch on the streaming service, especially considering pretty much all Disney films have a touch of comedy. Laughter could be the best medicine, especially amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. This is why today we are giving you a list of the best comedies on Disney Plus.
The best comedies on Disney Plus:
Editor’s note: This list of the best comedies on Disney Plus will be regularly updated as the streaming service alters its portfolio.
1. The Simpsons Movie
Who doesn’t love The Simpsons? Many of the series’ countless episodes are available on Disney Plus, but if you don’t have years to spare, you can enjoy some good humor with The Simpsons Movie. This eccentric family takes you on an adventure in which The Simpsons find themselves fugitives of the law. It’s easily one of the best comedies on Disney Plus, so give it a watch.
2. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1 and Vol. 2
These are technically adventure/superhero movies, but they are truly some of the best comedies on Disney Plus! Go on an adventure with Peter Quill and his misfit friends as they try to save the universe… and steal some things. Jokes are plentiful and the soundtracks are amazing. These are among the best comedies on Disney Plus and you will have a blast watching them.
3. Toy Story 1, 2, 3, and 4
Toy Story movies have become timeless classics with enough humor to make them some of the best comedies on Disney Plus. Turns out toys aren’t as inanimate as they seem. In the Toy Story movies, these products turn to life when no one is looking, and they go through some whacky adventures. Disney Plus has the four main movies, as well as a plethora of short films you can enjoy when you don’t feel like sitting through a whole movie.
4. Finding Nemo and Finding Dory
Finding Nemo captured viewers of all ages with its humor, silly animal behavior, and a clownfish in a quest to find his way back home. His father, Marlin, is also looking desperately, but Nemo gets help from Dory, a fish with memory problems. You guessed it, the second movie is about her. You can also imagine how funny these comedies on Disney Plus are, given the types of characters being featured.
5. Monsters, Inc.
Turns out monsters are real and they have a whole system to scare kids. Things go wrong when a girl named Boo gets into the monsters’ world. Sulley and Mike are now desperate to get her back to our own world, and it seems these monsters are more scared of her than the other way around. This situation takes them into quite the adventure and the movie is full of hilarious moments.
Noelle is Santa Claus’ daughter. She is full of spirit and devotion for Christmas, but she always wished she could play a bigger part in the special holiday. Her brother, on the other hand, gets quite stressed about taking over their father’s job. He is having a hard time fulfilling the position, so Noelle suggests Nick takes a vacation to let off some steam. The problem? He doesn’t return.
Now Noelle must travel in search of her missing brother to try and convince him to come back to the North Pole and make sure Christmas is as jolly as ever for the world. You can assume there is some laughter to be had, as this is one of the best comedies on Disney Plus.
7. The Emperor’s New Groove
Emperor Cuzco wants a new paradisaical groove and he wants it in a place where a peasant lives. He is stubborn and a bully, but things change when he is turned into a llama and must partner with said peasant to regain the throne. The movie is crazy funny and full of quirky moments, making it one of the best comedies on Disney Plus.
8. Thor movies
If you haven’t watched Marvel’s Thor movies, you are in for a treat. These are fantasy/adventure movies but have a very funny nature that will spark many a laugh. Thor is actually quite the viking god, and his interaction with other gods and humans can get very hilarious.
There are three Thor movies. These are Thor, Thor: The Dark World, and Thor: Ragnarok. All are great and follow Thor as he saves worlds and brings balance to the universe… or tries to.
9. Magic Camp
You’ve probably never heard of such a thing as a magic-focused camp, but in this movie, it’s totally a thing. Andy Duckerman was one of the best magicians to come from this camp, but at 35 he is having a hard time keeping his career alive. He is then invited to return to Magic Camp as a counselor, where his rivalry with Kristina Darkwood is revived.
Adam Devine is the lead actor, so you know this movie is bound to have some funny moments. Enjoy!
Onward is based on a world with mythical creatures, but seemingly no magic. Turns out magic was simply rendered obsolete with technology advancements, so the world forgot about it. Ian gets to experience magic first-hand when he turns 16 and the duo discovers how to use magic to bring their long-deceased father back for a day. They could only bring half of him, though. The lower half, to be exact.
These brothers go on a quest to find a magical stone they can use to bring the rest of their father back. Considering Barley’s crazy personality, the quest becomes a crazy mixture of laughter and adventure. It’s definitely one of the best comedies on Disney Plus.
Those are our favorite comedies on Disney Plus. Any of these movies will ensure a good series of laughs, so go enjoy! As we said, there’s a ton of content you can stream on the service. Here are some of our guides showing the best of Disney Plus: