We polled BuzzFeed readers to find out which classic ’90s comedy is their all time favorite. Here are the results:
18. Half Baked
Why it’s timeless: A stoner movie written by Dave Chapelle? God bless the ’90s.
Memorable line: “Marijuana is not a drug. I used to suck dick for coke. Now that’s an addiction. You ever suck some dick for marijuana?”
17. What About Bob?
Why it’s timeless: Nothing better than a neurotic Bill Murray.
Memorable line: “So, what you’re saying is that even though you are an almost-paralyzed, multiphobic personality who is in a constant state of panic, your wife did not leave you, you left her because she … liked Neil Diamond?”
16. The Waterboy
Why it’s timeless: It’s an underdog story for the ages.
Memorable line: “Bobby, they ever catch that gorilla that busted outta the zoo and punched you in the eye?”
“No Mama, the search continues.”
15. My Cousin Vinny
Why it’s timeless: Joe Pesci is comically perfect in this film, but Marisa Tomei stole the show.
Memorable line: [During opening statements] “Uh … everything that guy just said is bullshit. Thank you.”
14. Tommy Boy
Why it’s timeless: Chris Farley and David Spade are cinema’s greatest odd couple.
Memorable line: “I can get a good look at a T-bone by sticking my head up a bull’s ass, but I’d rather take a butcher’s word for it.”
13. Groundhog Day
Why it’s timeless: Honestly, did you care about Groundhog Day before this movie?
Memorable line: “Do you ever have déjà vu, Mrs. Lancaster?”
“I don’t think so, but I could check with the kitchen.”
Why it’s timeless: It kicked off the trilogy!
Memorable line: “Weed is from the earth. God put this here for me and you. Take advantage man, take advantage.”
11. Liar Liar
Why it’s timeless: Fantasy subplots ruled the ’90s.
Memorable line: “My teacher tells me beauty is on the inside.”
“That’s just something ugly people say.”
10. Happy Gilmore
Why it’s timeless: Bob Barker’s cameo is the cameo to end all cameos.
Memorable line: “You’re in big trouble though, pal. I eat pieces of shit like you for breakfast!”
“You eat pieces of shit for breakfast?”
9. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
Why it’s timeless: This is peak Carrey.
Memorable line: “If I’m not back in five minutes… just wait longer.”
8. Billy Madison
Why it’s timeless: Finally, a victory for the lazy man.
Memorable line: “If peeing your pants is cool, consider me Miles Davis.”
7. Wayne’s World
Why it’s timeless: It was the highest grossing Saturday Night Live crossover film of all time. Shyeah!
Memorable line: “Garth, marriage is punishment for shoplifting in some countries.”
6. The Big Lebowski
Why it’s timeless: You have to admit the rug really tied the room together.
Memorable line: “Nihilists! Fuck me. I mean, say what you want about the tenets of National Socialism, Dude, at least it’s an ethos.”
5. Big Daddy
Why it’s timeless: Inept parenting is never not funny.
Memorable line: “He has a five year plan.”
“What is it? Don’t die?”
4. Office Space
Why it’s timeless: The photocopier execution scene.
Memorable line: “No one in this country can ever pronounce my name right. It’s not that hard: Na-ghee-na-na-jar. Nagheenanajar.”
“Yeah, well, at least your name isn’t Michael Bolton.”
3. Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery
Why it’s timeless: We didn’t know we need a James Bond parody until Mike Myers showed us.
Memorable line: “Allow myself to introduce … myself. My name is Richie Cunningham, and this is my wife Oprah.”
2. Dumb and Dumber
Why it’s timeless: It’s either the smartest dumb comedy or the dumbest smart comedy to ever exist.
Memorable line: “We got no food, we got no jobs… our PETS’ HEADS ARE FALLING OFF!”
1. Mrs. Doubtfire
Why it’s timeless: This movie secured Robin Williams as an absolute legend of comedy.
Memorable line: “Look at this! My first day as a woman and I’m getting hot flashes.”