Best Of Netflix: Funny TV for the 21st Century

Who needs a laugh track when the show’s actually funny? Television comedy upped its ante big time at the turn of the century when a lot of sitcoms actually became. . . well, good. Here are some of the best contemporary TV comedies available on Netflix.

The Muppets Movie Review

You’re going to love it, no matter what, so go see some old friends (and some new ones) put on one heck of a good show.

The Big Year

How did Steve Martin get talked into this questionable looking buddy pic? Three avid bird watchers compete to spot the rarest birds in North America at a prestigious annual event.

Our Idiot Brother

That’s a pretty major cast. Paul Rudd plays a well meaning (sorta) idiot, who imposes on his family after he gets arrested for selling weed to a cop…in uniform.

Monogamy Movie Trailer

Increasingly anxious about his impending marriage to Nat (Rashida Jones) and thoroughly bored with his job as a wedding photographer, Theo (Chris Messina) gets a hobby: he’s hired by clients to snap voyeuristic photos of them. Things go smoothly until a woman leads him into obsession.