We all love silly comedies, but those with heartwarming moments can be even nicer. There are a lot of comedy movies out there with dark moments, but there are some movies that go deeper and decide to hit the right nerves by involving some sort of tragedy.
Here are a few comedy movies that added an emotional flavor that has never lacked in taste:
1. When Daniel gave his testimony – Mrs. Doubtfire
Mrs. Doubtfire is a classic comedy film that deals with family and the effects of divorce. When his wife files for divorce, Daniel tries to prove his responsibility and disguises himself as a housekeeper to be close to his children. His attempts succeed in keeping his family together. His secret is revealed and he sincerely pleads in court to be allowed to see his children.
2. When Robbie sang “Someone Kills Me” – The Wedding Singer
The Wedding Singer is a great movie from the 80s! Robbie made a living singing at weddings and he will be getting married soon too. He decides to sing at Julia’s wedding but discovers that his fiancée no longer wants to marry him. He falls into depression and befriends Julia. Singing, he remembers his ex and ends up signing: “Someone kill me, please!”
3. Tallahassee revealed that Buck is his son – Zombieland
Zombieland makes audiences laugh by turning people into zombies due to insane disease and testing the survivors’ ability to cope. Things become heartwarming when Tallahassee is in tears; reveals that Buck was actually her young son and not a dog. He then showed the photo and the moment makes hearts heavier.
4. Marge made a video to say goodbye – The Simpsons Movie
The Simpsons is not only a fun series, but also has a balance of sentimentality. So when they had to make a movie, they took it out of the park. In the movie, Homer adopts a pig and dumps trash inappropriately, quarantining the whole town for being too toxic. When she finds out that the city is in danger of being wiped out due to Homer’s selfishness, she wants to save everyone but Homer refuses. She takes the children and decides to leave Homer. She even records the message by taking back their WEDDING VIDEO! Brutal.
5. Grace prayed for Bruce – Almighty Bruce
Bruce Almighty is a religion-based comedy film, so it’s no surprise that they have some heartwarming moments. Bruce after losing his job complains to God and he gives his powers to Bruce to see if he can do a better job. Bruce has been caught cheating on his girlfriend at a work party and can’t stop Grace from breaking up.
When he checks his computer system, he finds out about many of Grace’s prayers and all of them are for Bruce’s health and happiness and even to help him no longer love Bruce. Bruce ends up crying upon realizing that not even God can make him happy if he hurts the woman he loves.