Some movies are so brilliantly plotted that they leave the audience with very little to chew on even after the credits have rolled out. Many directors have made such movies with a hilarious ending that they’ve left the viewers with answers that are very hard to digest. This article takes a look at 10 movies with a hilarious ending.
Check out the list of 10 movies with a hilarious ending:
1. About Elly
About Elly follows the group of old friends who go on a vacation to the shores of the Caspian Sea as one of them, a kindergarten teacher, goes missing. The incident follows some troubling revelations of the human nature that leave a shocking ending. The film terrifies the viewers with a brutal reality.
2. Funny Games
To be frank, this movie isn’t a film but a sadistic mockery of violence depicted in the cinema. Funny Games is a brutal satire written on the modern society. As the title suggests, the film follows a family who is tortured by two men with their sadistic “funny games”. The ending of this movie wrecks the hell out of its audience.
3. No Country for Old Men
The movie is a narration by an old man about his violent past and his perceptible indifference to the brutal realities of a deceptively beautiful land.The ending to the film is totally ambiguous and shocking of its kind. All we get to see is broken and defeated human beings and the endless cycle of violence.
The story starts with a serial killer who begins murdering people according to the seven deadly sins. Two detectives, one new to the city and the other about to retire, are tasked with apprehending the criminal. The gut-wrenching closing scene is undoubtedly one of the most depressing and tragic realizations ever in cinema.
5. China Town
The mystery-classic starts off in a pretty straightforward manner. A detective starts investigating a murder but is gradually shackled by the dark realities of ‘China town’. In the end, he fails miserably, a feeling that will haunt him for the rest of his life. But shockingly, in the end, he finds himself confronting a reality that is hard to fathom. But all he can do now is nothing but to forget it.
6. Apocalypse Now
The movie revolves around a captain who is sent on a dangerous mission to assassinate a highly decorated army officer. His journey into the village of Cambodia serves as a visual metaphor for a human being’s gut-wrenching voyage into the inexplicable depths of darkness.
7. City of God
The film is an absolute portrayal of poverty in Brazill. What makes the film’s ending so powerful is the manner in which it paints the heart and soul of gang violence and the schizophrenic circle of revenge.
8. Requiem for a Dream
The film captures the mental and emotional turmoil of people trapped in the dark, vicious web of addiction. It presents a true image of the human psyche, engulfed in the ocean of addiction.
9. American History X
The hilarious ending of this movie makes a disturbingly powerful statement on revenge, violence and hate crimes.
10. Gone baby Gone
The hilarious ending of this film takes a different trajectory from conventional mystery thrillers and leaves a lot for its viewers to chew on even long after the credits have rolled out.
Which of these movies with hilarious ending will you watch first?