Comedy movies

No Hard Feelings on Showmax

No Hard Feelings (2023)

A woman who’s desperate for money accepts a job to get a wealthy couple’s introverted, awkward son out of his shell in this heartfelt comedy.

Shazam: Fury of the Gods is on Showmax

Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023)

Zachary Levi returns as Shazam in this hilarious sequel. While Billy and his foster siblings learn how to juggle their superhero lives, they face a vengeful trio of ancient gods.

House Party is on Showmax

The wildest parties on Showmax: Rough Night, House Party and more

Showmax is throwing a house party between 25 December and the new year, and we’ve put together some of our wildest party movies to celebrate.

House Party is now streaming on Showmax

House Party (2023)

Down on their luck and about to lose the roofs over their heads, a group of friends decide to host the party of the year at an exclusive mansion.

(from left) Flora (Melissa McCarthy) and Bernard (Paapa Essiedu) in Genie, directed by Sam Boyd, on Showmax

Genie (2023)

In this holiday comedy, a workaholic man down on his luck seeks the help of a magical genie to help him with his problems.

Die Onderonsie on Showmax

Showmax drops hilarious trailer for dark comedy Die Onderonsie

Pietie Beyers discusses his role in the hilarious Showmax film Die Onderonsie. Premiering 1 December 2023 on Showmax.

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80 for Brady (2023)

80 for Brady (2023)

The real-life story with an all-star cast. Four friends take a wild trip to the Super Bowl to meet Tom Brady, a renowned player in the NFL.

Honk for Jesus is on Showmax

Regina Hall of fame: 8 shows and movies starring the comedy legend

Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul gives us divine comedy intervention with Regina Hall, star of the Best Man franchise, Girls Trip, Barber Shop, Little and more. 

Honk for Jesus is on Showmax

Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul (2022)

In the aftermath of a scandal, the first lady of a megachurch tries to help her pastor husband rebuild the congregation.

Cocaine Bear is on Showmax

Cocaine Bear (2023)

A fun, outrageous action comedy loosely based on actual events. An oddball group must contend with a black bear on a murderous rampage after consuming cocaine.

(From Left) Clint Obenchain as Crawl, B.J. Novak as Ben Manalowitz and Boyd Holbrook as Ty Shaw in Vengeance on Showmax

Vengeance: Stetsons, Frito pies and … murder?

Written and directed by and starring BJ Novak, Vengeance is a must-see crime comedy, now streaming on Showmax.

B.J. Novak as Ben Manalowitz in Vengeance on Showmax

Vengeance (2022)

A writer from New York travels to Texas to investigate the death of a girl he hooked up with in this dark crime comedy.

Shotgun Wedding is on Showmax

Shotgun Wedding (2022)

When criminals hijack a lavish destination wedding, Jennifer Lopez and Josh Duhamel’s characters fight for their lives.

Old-school comedy classics: 7 seriously funny movies

Old-school comedy classics: 7 seriously funny movies

Discover the healing power of laughter with these timeless comedies on Showmax, guaranteed to make you laugh. 

Father of the Bride with Andy Garcia is on Showmax

Father of the Bride (2022)

Generations collide when the father of a Cuban-American family comes to grips with his daughter’s upcoming wedding.

I Love My Dad is on Showmax

I Love My Dad (2022)

In an attempt to reconnect with his son, a desperate father catfishes him, but things soon spiral out of control.

I Love My Dad is on Showmax

5 dad jokes for Father’s Day: cringey comedies and feel-good family flicks

Wondering what to watch on Father’s Day? Have fun with four films and a comedy special that celebrate the lighter side of your favourite weirdo: Dad.

Triangle of Sadness is on Showmax

Triangle of Sadness (2022)

The social hierarchy is turned upside down in this wickedly funny comedy, Triangle of Sadness. A cruise for the super-rich sinks, leaving survivors, including a celebrity couple, trapped on an island.

Triangle of Sadness is on Showmax

Triangle of Sadness: The have-nots vs the have-yachts

A storm at sea, exploding toilets, a pirate attack and a shipwreck turn the social pyramid upside down in the satirical comedy film Triangle of Sadness.

Nicolas Cage as Nicolas Cage in The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (2022)

Behold: Nicolas Cage playing … Nick Cage, in this marvellously meta action-comedy, streaming now on Showmax.

Jeffrey Sekele is on AboMkhulu

Jeffrey Sekele on his role in Showmax film AboMkhulu

Veteran actor Jeffrey Sekele talks about his role as a former freedom fighter in comedy AboMkhulu, now streaming on Showmax.

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AboMkulu is on Showmax

AboMkhulu (2023)

After a crime committed in the Struggle 30 years ago, three childhood friends are set free and have to face a whole new reality.

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Beurtkrag (2021)

Beurtkrag (2021)

Unexpected loadshedding forces newly moved-in-together couple Jasper and Fransie to go to the darkest place of their relationship.

Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020)

Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020)

The now middle-aged best friends set out on a new adventure when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it.