Do you remember these slapstick comedies?

By: Heather Cahill

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Slapstick comedy is a hilarious form of humor that has been used in many different movies over the years. Think you can name these movies? Take the quiz to find out!

Which slapstick comedy follows a young boy who is left behind when his family goes on Christmas vacation?

The slapstick comedy is "Home Alone." After being left behind, Kevin has to deal with a few robbers for whom he set some traps. They had no idea what he had in store for them.

Which slapstick comedy follows a man who grew up in the jungle?

The slapstick comedy is "George of the Jungle." George and Ursula fall in love, and have to get rid of Ursula's fiancé, Lyle.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who discovers precious metals on his property?

The slapstick comedy is "The Gold Rush." The Lone Prospector got caught in a blizzard, and met Big Jim who found gold on his property.

Which slapstick comedy takes place on a fictional planet?

The slapstick comedy is "Spaceballs." The movie takes place on Planet Spaceballs where a crew tries to find the Princess who left the planet on her wedding day.

Which slapstick comedy follows a little boy who causes trouble for his neighbor?

The slapstick comedy is "Dennis the Menace." Dennis loved torturing his neighbor, Mr. Wilson, but his troublemaking came in handy when he set up a trap for a robber.

Which slapstick comedy is about a scientist who invents a special form of rubber?

The slapstick comedy is "Flubber." The movie starred Robin Williams as the scientist who created Flubber. Flubber caused all kinds of trouble and broke many different objects throughout the movie.

Which slapstick comedy is about a detective who is searching for a missing diamond?

The slapstick comedy is "The Pink Panther." Inspector Clouseau was the detective on the case, and he wanted to get to the bottom of the case. He was a little bit clumsy.

Which slapstick comedy is about two best friends who need to return a briefcase?

The slapstick comedy is "Dumb and Dumber." Lloyd and Harry are tasked with returning a briefcase to a woman who lost it. A few unfortunate events happened to the two men throughout the film.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who avoids jail time by training to become a police officer?

The slapstick comedy is "Police Academy." Carey Mahoney joined the academy to avoid jail time, but he found out he actually liked it. He met a few funny people during his schooling, such as Larvell Jones, who could make any noise.

Which slapstick comedy follows Clark Griswold as he attempts to take his family to Walley World?

The slapstick comedy is "National Lampoon's Vacation." Clark and his family had a wild journey on their way to Walley World. They were forced to take the wrong vehicle, Ellen lost her purse and Aunt Edna passed away.

Which slapstick comedy is about a detective working on a case for the Miami Dolphins?

The slapstick comedy is "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective." Ace is a detective who attempts to find the Miami Dolphins' mascot.

Which slapstick comedy follows a man who wanted to become a hockey player, but found himself in the Pro Golf Tour instead?

The slapstick comedy is "Happy Gilmore." Happy Gilmore was a hockey player until he found himself playing golf. He also participated in many fights.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who struggles with being truthful to those around him?

The slapstick comedy is "Liar Liar." Fletcher struggles to keep promises and tell the truth to his son and his ex-wife until his son wishes for his father to solely tell the truth.

Which slapstick comedy follows two men who end up having to live together because of their parent's marriage?

The slapstick comedy is "Step Brothers." Brennan and Dale were forced to live with each other after their parents were married, even though they didn't like each other.

Which slapstick comedy follows three men as they try to save an orphanage?

The slapstick comedy is "The Three Stooges." Larry, Curly and Moe try to save their orphanage by taking up a job where they kill a man. Things get out of hand on their journey.

Which slapstick comedy is about two men who disguised themselves as the women they were protecting?

The slapstick comedy is "White Chicks." Marcus and Kevin had a duty to keep two women safe, but when they were involved in an accident, the two disguise themselves as the women.

Which slapstick comedy follows a man as he opens his own business?

The slapstick comedy is "Daddy Day Care." Charlie started his own day care after he was laid off from his job. The kids make for a busy day.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man with a fear of flying?

The slapstick comedy is "Airplane." Ted had a fear of flying, and while he was on the plane, everyone became ill and Ted took on the job of flying the plane.

Which slapstick comedy is about an underdog who becomes a great football player?

The slapstick comedy is "The Waterboy." Bobby had been a waterboy since his teenage years but eventually made it onto a college football team where he became the MVP!

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who became Saint Nick?

The slapstick comedy is "The Santa Clause." After Scott and his son, Charlie, found Santa, Scott put on his suit and slowly transitioned into the real Santa Claus.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who works at a golf course?

The slapstick comedy is "Caddyshack." Danny was employed at a golf course as a caddy, where he encountered many different people. Even those who wanted to turn the golf course into a condominium complex.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who finds an item that turns him into someone else?

The slapstick comedy is "The Mask." Stanley, who worked at a bank, found a mask that could turn him into something else. When he put on the mask, he became an animated character who could do things that most humans can't.

Which slapstick comedy involves two families that don't get along?

The slapstick comedy is "The Great Outdoors." Chet and his family were on vacation until Connie's sister arrived with her family. The two families had some wild adventures while on vacation.

Which slapstick comedy follows a man as he dreams while a movie plays in the background?

The slapstick comedy is "Sherlock Jr." The movie theater projectionist was in love with a girl, but he was accused of stealing her father's watch. He dreams about solving the crime while a movie plays in the background.

Which slapstick comedy is about five men who bring their families to a lake house?

The slapstick comedy is "Grown Ups." Five childhood friends bring all of their families to a lake house in honor of their coach. There were many mishaps during their stay.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who searches for the treasure that his key will open?

The slapstick comedy is "Robin Hood: Men in Tights." When Robin Hood found out that his family had passed away, he was given the key that would open a treasure. His goal was to find the treasure.

Which slapstick comedy followed a man as he tried to impress a woman he liked?

The slapstick comedy is "Bananas." Fielding wanted to impress a girl he liked and went to great lengths to do it. After avoiding prison, he finally got the girl.

Which slapstick comedy follows a man who tries to win back his high school love?

The slapstick comedy is "There's Something about Mary." Ted lost his high school love just before prom but years later, after realizing that he was still in love with her, he tried to win her back. The only problem was that everyone loved Mary.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who goes ice skating?

The slapstick comedy is "The Rink." The short film stars Charlie Chaplin as he impresses a woman on the ice skating rink after leaving his day job.

Which slapstick comedy is about a detective who tries to stop an assassination?

The slapstick comedy is "The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!" A detective was tasked with stopping the people behind a plan to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II, and he falls in love along the way.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man working to make it and bring his girlfriend home?

The slapstick comedy is "Safety Last!" Harold did his best to make a living to support his family so that he could bring his girlfriend to live with him.

Which slapstick comedy was about a man who tried to impress his girlfriend's parents in order to get their blessing?

The slapstick comedy is "Meet the Parents." Greg wanted to ask Pam's father's permission to propose to her, but things didn't go very well when they met.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who feels out of place at a gathering?

The slapstick comedy is "The Party." Hrundi was an Indian actor. He attended a party where he felt a little out of place, and experienced a few mishaps.

Which slapstick comedy is about King Arthur?

The slapstick comedy is "Monty Python and the Holy Grail." God visits King Arthur and his knights. He tells them to find the Holy Grail, and they set off to fulfill God's instructions.

Which slapstick comedy is about a man who accidentally finds himself in show business?

The slapstick comedy is "The Circus." The Tramp accidentally found himself as part of a circus when he was wrongly accused of pick-pocketing and ran from cops.

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