15 Comedy Movies That Were Released Amid Backlash

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Very few movies are released these days without a lot of hype. Just look at all of the big-budget flicks headed to theaters in 2018. But sometimes, that publicity isn’t always good publicity.

Some of these films were well-received despite the initial controversy, while others not so much. But what they all have in common is that they sparked a backlash, many of them even prior to their release. Comedies are supposed to make people laugh, but a lot of the time they wind up rubbing people the wrong way. Keep reading to see 16 movies release amid backlash!