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in the mood for something ... witty?
If you want to get your laughs from clever one-liners and smart dialogue, look for these flicks at your video store. 
title year find it at the video 
store under
24 Hour Party People 2002 comedy
13 Conversations about One Thing 2002 drama
About a Boy 2002 drama
Annie Hall 1977 comedy
Barcelona 1994 comedy
Beautiful Girls 1996 drama
Big Chill, The 1983 drama
Breakfast Club, The 1985 comedy, drama
Brick 2005 drama, mystery
Chasing Amy 1997 comedy
Coffee and Cigarettes 2003 comedy, drama
Conversations with Other Women 2006 drama
The Daytrippers 1995 comedy, drama
Finding Nemo 2003 animation, family
Ghost World 2000 comedy
Grey Gardens 1975 documentary
Hard Day's Night, A 1964 comedy, musical
Hedwig and the Angry Inch 2001 musical
Hudsucker Proxy, The 1994 comedy
I Heart Huckabees 2004 comedy, drama
Kissing Jessica Stein 2002 comedy
Love and Other Catastrophes 1996 comedy
Lovely and Amazing 2002 drama
Madness of King George, The 1994 comedy, drama
Melvin Goes to Dinner 2001 comedy, drama
Metropolitan 1990 comedy
Miami Rhapsody 1995 comedy
Quills 2000 drama
Schizopolis 1996 comedy
Serenity 2005 sci-fi, action/adventure
Shakespeare in Love 1998 comedy
Singles 1992 comedy
Some Like it Hot 1959 comedy
Thank You For Smoking 2006 comedy
Tootsie 1982 comedy
Walking and Talking 1996 comedy
Wedding Banquet, The 1993 comedy
When Harry Met Sally 1994 comedy
Wonder Boys 2000 comedy
Zelig 1983 comedy

NOTE: We haven't yet provided plot synopses and reviews for many of the recommended videos ... but we'll be rectifying this as time goes on.  Videos that have been reviewed are linked to the relevant reviews.

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