Family Comedies with a Hero Who Gains Confidence

The YummyMovie Team has composed a selection of good comedies with a funny plot in which the hero gains courage and responsibility for his life. This is a very kind and unusual adventure that will be interesting to watch with the whole family.

Comedy "Night at the Museum" (2006)

Actors: Ben Stiller, Jake Cherry, Carla Gugino, Robin Williams, Steve Coogan, Owen Wilson, Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Bill Cobbs, Ricky Gervais.

Night at the Museum
Night at the Museum

Comedy "Gulliver's Travels" (2012)

Actors:  Jack Black, Emily Blunt, Jason Segel, Amanda Peet, Billy Connolly, Chris O'Dowd, TJ Miller, James Corden, Catherine Tate, Emmanuelle Quatra.

gullivers travels movie

A funny youth comedy with a good encouraging plot that even a schoolchild will understand. The plot tells about a guy named Gulliver, who constantly suffers due to his complexes and embarrassment. He finds himself in the fantasy world of Lilliputians and feels like a king. To entertain himself, he stages performances of the most famous blockbusters, such as Star Wars and Titanic. With his simplicity and confidence, he wins the trust of the Lilliputian king but offends the military general, who, thanks to Gulliver's comics, builds a large robot and enslaves Lilliput.

gullivers travels 2010

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)

Actors: Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria, Robin Williams, Christopher Guest, Alain Chabat, Steve Coogan, Jon Bernthal, Bill Hader.

night at the museum 2009

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

An office clerk at Life magazine decides to go on a dangerous adventure in search of a lost photograph that should be on the cover of the latest issue of Life magazine. An insecure and modest hero finds himself in a series of dangerous adventures and becomes a real man.

the secret life of walter mitty

Comedy "Shanghai Knights" (2003)

Comedy with famous stuntman Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson, a comedian from Texas. A funny and dangerous adventure in the Wild West. Actors: Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Donnie Yen, Aidan Gillen, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Tom Fisher, Fann Wong, Oliver Cotton, Alison King, Constantine Gregory.

Shanghai Knights 2003

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)

Actors: Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, Steve Coogan, Ricky Gervais, Dan Stevens, Rebel Wilson, Skyler Gisondo, Rami Malek, Patrick Gallagher.

Cartoon "Puss in Boots: The Last Wish" (2022)

The cartoon "Puss in Boots 2: The Last Wish" is an excellent family film with endless jokes, fights and cool chases. This is a fun and bright cartoon that raises important life questions regarding self-motivation and purpose. Actors: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Harvey Guillen, Florence Pugh, John Mulaney, Wagner Moura, Ray Winstone, Samson Kayo, Olivia Colman, Davan Joy Randolph.