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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-493
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 16 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $126,680,884 1,657 $17,253,733 1,579 6/25/93
2 173 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $22,549,338 204 $108,617 3 5/7/93
3 280 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
4 319 The Night We Never Met Mira. $1,884,814 504 $911,736 504 4/30/93
5 169 Benny and Joon MGM $23,261,580 1,314 $3,285,063 408 4/16/93
6 203 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
7 318 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
8 348 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
9 50 Groundhog Day Col. $70,906,973 1,742 $12,517,672 1,640 2/12/93
10 347 Love Potion No. 9 Fox $754,935 278 $416,641 278 11/13/92
11 201 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
12 250 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
13 452 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
14 194 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
15 54 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
16 67 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
17 268 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
18 257 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
19 172 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
20 277 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
21 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
22 181 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
23 293 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
24 234 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
25 245 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
26 255 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
27 150 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
28 146 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
29 323 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
30 266 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
31 332 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
32 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
33 416 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
34 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
35 112 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
36 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
37 291 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
38 188 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
39 218 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
40 178 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
41 199 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
42 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
43 233 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
44 362 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
45 219 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
46 226 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
47 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
48 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
49 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
50 158 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
51 229 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
52 141 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
53 110 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
54 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
55 113 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
56 101 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
57 273 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
58 116 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
59 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
60 107 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
61 109 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
62 143 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
63 281 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
64 292 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
65 263 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
66 153 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
67 320 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
68 248 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
69 161 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
70 285 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
71 283 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
72 164 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
73 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
74 200 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
75 195 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
76 168 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
77 275 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
78 209 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
79 124 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
80 286 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
81 311 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
82 222 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
83 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
84 306 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
85 93 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
86 316 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
87 408 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
88 111 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
89 95 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
90 214 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
91 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
92 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
93 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,589,775,675----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,851,6951,197$5,722,8181,132-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,175,796,403----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,722,0931,989$10,482,6451,995-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-493


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
Overboard (2018) LGF 4/20/18
Isn't It Romantic WB 2/14/19
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD