Comedy movies have a long history in Hollywood. Way back in the year 1900, a movie was screened in which people laugh at the continued sneezing of a man. Aptly called Record of Sneeze, the movie is credited to start a trend that has only strengthened and is firmly rooted now. It was during the era of silent movies that most of the classic comedy movies were made. As actors could make audiences laugh with the help of dialogues with their funny acts, it soon caught the fancy of the people and more comedy movies were made before 1930.
Charlie Chaplin is said to be the best comedian till date because of his amazing ability to make people laugh with his funny mannerisms in movies, which were silent. Most of the top comedies of Hollywood are Charlie Chaplin movies no doubt. With the transition from silent to the movies with sounds and dialogues, comedy ruled the roost and many top comedies were made which are still considered classics. Comedy is one genre that is considered to be a formula for success at box office as people wish to see movies that can relieve them of all the stress in life.
Sensing that comedy is one aspect that is necessary to have mass appeal, many top actors, who had a serious image tried their hands at comedy and were greatly appreciated by the audiences. Hollywood is blessed in the sense that there have always been some great comedians such as Dudley Moore, Tom hanks, Eddie Murphy, and of late Jim Carey.
The Proposal comedy is a movie made by Anne Fletcher starring Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, and Mary Steenburgen. In the genre of comedy and romance, The Proposal comedy portrays the story of a young man who is forced by his boss to marry him to avoid deportation to Canada.