Movies with black humor

List of the best films with black humor according to visitors: Mad Families, Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant, Mental, Recep Ivedik 6, Put Grandma in the Freezer, The Guard, Tusk, Horns, Moebius, You Might Be the Killer.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Mad Families (2017)
Markimdb: 4.1
PlotCompetitions, Rivalry
StyleLight, Black humor

Three families compete for a camping spot during a busy Fourth of July holiday weekend.

Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant (2015)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersRobots, Womanizers, Androids
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Technology
PlaceNew York
StyleBlack humor

A self-anointed 'renegade' male flight attendant must save the day when the airline he works for tries to eliminate flight attendants as a cost-cutting measure.

Mental (2012)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersDogs, Sharks, Teens, Lesbians, Losers
PlotMental disorders, Family life
PlaceMountains, Psychiatric hospitals, Australia
StyleLight, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy, Black humor

A charismatic, crazy hothead transforms a family's life when she becomes the nanny of five girls.

Recep Ivedik 6 (2019)
Markimdb: 2.8
CharactersSnake, Lions, Stewardesses, Zebras
PlotSurvival, Dancing, Adventure, Experiments, Rivalry
PlaceAircraft, Africa, Turkey
StyleUnexpected ending, Light, Black humor

Recep İvedik is at home watching television, when postman brings him a surprise invitation for the annual dried beans festival of Konya province. Very excited with the news, Recep convinces his best friend Nurullah to join him but due to a miscommunication with the travel agency, they get plane tickets for Kenya, Africa, instead of Konya, Turkey. After arriving at Kenya and getting on a safari tour, our hapless companions find themselves lost in endless savannah and at the middle of two rival local tribes. Many adventures await Recep in this unfamiliar and exotic land, who will try anything and everything to return home, mostly to hilarious results.

Put Grandma in the Freezer (2018)
Markimdb: 6
CharactersArtists, Friends
PlotMoney, Death, Funeral
StyleBlack humor

Simone, a clumsy financier, falls in love with Claudia, who’s living on her grandma’s retirement checks. When the old lady dies Claudia hides the body in a freezer, and sets up a fraud with the help of some friends to avoid bankruptcy.

The Guard (2011)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
CountryRepublic of Ireland
CharactersGangsters, Special agents, FBI
PlotJustice, Blackmail
PlaceIreland, Small cities
StyleTwisted plot, Philosophical, Smart, Fancy, Black humor

Two policemen must join forces to take on an international drug- smuggling gang - one, an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other, a straitlaced FBI agent. Sergeant Gerry Boyle is an eccentric small-town cop with a confrontational and crass personality and a subversive sense of humor. A longtime policeman in County Galway, Boyle is a maverick with his own moral code. He has seen enough of the world to know there isn't much to it and has had plenty of time to think about it. When a fellow police officer disappears and Boyle's small town becomes key to a large drug trafficking investigation, he is forced to at least feign interest when dealing with the humorless FBI agent Wendell Everett assigned to the case.

Tusk (2014)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy
CharactersManiacs, Monsters
PlotAbduction, Revenge, Obsession, Loneliness, Death
PlaceUSA, Canada
StyleBlack humor, Creepy, Thrash, Serious, For men

When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.

Horns (2013)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
PlotRevenge, Superpowers, Investigation, Supernatural, False accusations
StyleAction, Tense, Fancy, Black humor, Serious

In the aftermath of his girlfriend's mysterious death, a young man awakens to strange horns sprouting from his temples.

Moebius (2013)
Markimdb: 6.4
CountrySouth Korea
PlotRevenge, Life, Family life
PlaceAsia, Korea
StylePsychological problems, Action, Soulful, Heavy, Fancy

A wife, overwhelmed with hatred for her husband, inflicts an unspeakable wound on their son, as the family heads towards horrific destruction.

You Might Be the Killer (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, detective
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Killers
PlotSurvival, Fight, Friendship, Curses
PlaceSummer camp
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Black humor

Counselors are being killed off at summer camp, and Sam (Fran Kranz) is stuck in the middle of it. Instead of contacting the cops, he calls his friend and slasher-film expert (Alyson Hannigan) to discuss his options.

Slaughterhouse Rulez (2018)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Teens, Monsters, Teachers, Pupils
PlotSurvival, Friendship, Death
PlaceSchool, England, Party, Portals to other worlds, Elite school
StyleAction, Fascinating, Black humor, Disturbing

Don Wallace arrives at Slaughterhouse, an elite boarding school in the English countryside where the children of the wealthiest are groomed to dominate society. But the monolithic rules of the British upper class change when greed and recklessness unleash an ancient power hidden for centuries and future predators become helpless prey.

The Love Witch (2016)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, crime
CharactersWitch, Wizards
PlotLove, Magic, Passion, Death, Witchcraft
StyleAction, Fascinating, Black humor

Elaine, a beautiful young witch, is determined to find a man to love her. In her gothic Victorian apartment she makes spells and potions, and then picks up men and seduces them. However her spells work too well, and she ends up with a string of hapless victims. When she finally meets the man of her dreams, her desperation to be loved will drive her to the brink of insanity and murder.

The Greasy Strangler (2016)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
PlotDancing, Relationship, Competitions
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleHeavy, Black humor

Ronnie runs a Disco walking tour with his son, Brayden. When a sexy woman takes the tour, it begins a competition between father and son for her love. It also signals the arrival of an oily strangler who stalks the streets at night.

The Prom (2014)
Markimdb: 3.3
PlotWedding, Bachelor party
StyleLight, Black humor

The students of 11th "A" grade will never forget their prom. And so their parents.

The Bull (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, crime
CharactersCowboys, Family
PlotFight, Friendship, Justice
PlacePrison, Russia, Small cities
StyleAction, Heavy, Black humor, Makes me think

The 1990s. Empty shelves in the shops, an economic abyss and criminal dramas that unfold literally at every corner. The young leader of a criminal gang Anton Bykov, with the nickname “Bull”, must make money in whatever way to provide for his family. After a local shootout, Anton ends up in the police station, from where he is released at the intervention of Moscow’s crime lords. In exchange, the latter asks Anton for a small, but dangerous service

Bad Seeds (2016)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersGay, Actors
PlotFriendship, Moving
StyleBlack humor, Touching

Jacques is an actor who runs away to the countryside to escape his gambling debts. He meets Simon, a rough and wily farmer who manipulates him into a business relationship. After a difficult start, the men help each other grow marijuana. They happen to meet Francesca, a sharp young woman who soon embraces their venture. By the time they get to the winter harvest, the three have learned to live together, but outside forces threaten the delicate balance of their little business...

One Cut of the Dead (2017)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrecomedy, short
CharactersZombie, Actors
PlaceJapan, USA, Abandoned houses
StyleAction, Fascinating, Black humor

Things go badly for a hack director and film crew shooting a low budget zombie movie in an abandoned Second World War Japanese facility, when they are attacked by real zombies.

Euthanizer (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama
CharactersDogs, Animals, Fathers, Nurses
PlotFear, Self-sacrifice
StyleAction, Fascinating, Patriotic, Black humor, Gothic

Euthanizer tells the story of a mechanic who euthanises sick and old pets as a side job. Despite the grim work, he has a soft spot for the animals. Trouble stirs when the owner of a dog he was supposed to end realises that the canine is still alive. The only innocent party in the drama that ensues is the dog itself.

The Motive (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountrySpain, Mexico
CharactersDogs, Teachers, Writers, Lawyers, Old man
PlotChess, Cars, Fight, Investigation, Death
PlacePrison, Office
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense, Black humor, Serious

Álvaro, a man obsessed with the idea of writing what he brands as “high literature,” manipulates the lives and feelings of the people around him to write about the consequences caused by his devious acts.

Neon Flesh (2010)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountrySpain, France, Sweden, Argentina
CharactersGangsters, Friends
PlotLove, Justice, Rivalry
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Black humor

Hoping to earn his mother's respect, a young hustler-turned-businessman tries to open a brothel with his two useless buddies.