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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-473
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
2 177 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
3 288 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
4 230 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
5 241 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
6 251 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
7 148 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
8 144 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
9 318 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
10 261 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
11 327 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
12 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
13 406 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
14 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
15 110 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
16 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
17 286 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
18 184 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
19 214 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
20 174 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
21 195 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
22 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
23 229 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
24 355 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
25 215 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
26 222 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
27 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
28 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
29 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
30 155 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
31 225 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
32 139 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
33 108 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
34 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
35 111 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
36 99 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
37 268 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
38 114 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
39 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
40 105 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
41 107 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
42 141 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
43 276 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
44 287 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
45 258 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
46 151 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
47 315 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
48 244 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
49 158 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
50 280 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
51 278 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
52 161 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
53 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
54 196 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
55 191 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
56 164 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
57 270 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
58 205 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
59 122 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
60 281 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
61 306 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
62 218 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
63 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
64 301 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
65 92 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
66 311 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
67 399 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
68 109 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
69 94 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
70 210 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
71 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
72 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
73 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,431,443,443----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$26,506,2761,214$5,856,1141,149-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,020,026,838----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,928,6671,978$10,492,8701,987-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-473


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
Sleeping with Other People IFC 9/11/15
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD