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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-476
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
2 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
3 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
4 210 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
5 94 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
6 109 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
7 402 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
8 311 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
9 92 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
10 301 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
11 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
12 218 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
13 306 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
14 281 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
15 122 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
16 205 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
17 270 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
18 164 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
19 191 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
20 196 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
21 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
22 161 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
23 278 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
24 280 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
25 158 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
26 244 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
27 315 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
28 151 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
29 258 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
30 287 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
31 276 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
32 141 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
33 107 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
34 105 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
35 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
36 114 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
37 268 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
38 99 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
39 111 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
40 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
41 108 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
42 139 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
43 225 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
44 155 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
45 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
46 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
47 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
48 222 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
49 215 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
50 357 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
51 229 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
52 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
53 195 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
54 174 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
55 214 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
56 184 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
57 286 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
58 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
59 110 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
60 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
61 409 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
62 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
63 327 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
64 261 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
65 318 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
66 144 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
67 148 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
68 251 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
69 241 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
70 230 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
71 288 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
72 177 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
73 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
74 272 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
75 168 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
76 253 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
77 263 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
78 67 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
79 54 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
80 190 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
81 440 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
82 246 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
83 197 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
84 342 Love Potion No. 9 Fox $754,935 278 $416,641 278 11/13/92
85 50 Groundhog Day Col. $70,906,973 1,742 $12,517,672 1,640 2/12/93
86 343 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
87 313 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
88 199 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
89 165 Benny and Joon MGM $23,261,580 1,314 $3,285,063 408 4/16/93
90 314 The Night We Never Met Mira. $1,884,814 504 $911,736 504 4/30/93
91 275 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
92 169 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $22,549,338 204 $108,617 3 5/7/93
93 16 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $126,680,884 1,657 $17,253,733 1,579 6/25/93
94 237 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS $11,585,483 1,355 $3,466,930 1,349 7/30/93
95 242 For Love or Money Uni. $11,146,270 1,644 $4,016,220 1,626 10/1/93
96 295 Mr. Wonderful WB $3,125,424 720 $1,177,311 720 10/15/93
97 183 Reality Bites Uni. $20,982,557 1,175 $5,113,050 1,149 2/18/94
98 80 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $52,700,832 1,069 $138,486 5 3/11/94
99 221 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
100 331 Naked in New York FL $1,038,959 - n/a - 4/13/94
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,438,540,039----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$26,352,8391,208$5,819,9171,142-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,025,137,538----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,946,9201,978$10,492,8701,987-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-476


NOTE: With such a broad genre as romantic comedy there's bound to be some missing movies here. There are also many borderline cases, but for each one the deciding factor was whether the romance is the primary focus of the plot beyond any gimmicks or how the movie is perceived. If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Bridget Jones's Baby Uni. 9/16/16
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD