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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-483
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 198 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
2 247 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
3 447 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
4 191 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
5 54 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
6 67 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
7 265 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
8 254 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
9 169 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
10 274 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
11 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
12 178 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
13 290 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
14 231 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
15 242 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
16 252 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
17 149 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
18 145 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
19 320 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
20 263 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
21 329 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
22 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
23 412 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
24 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
25 111 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
26 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
27 288 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
28 185 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
29 215 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
30 175 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
31 196 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
32 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
33 230 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
34 359 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
35 216 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
36 223 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
37 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
38 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
39 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
40 156 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
41 226 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
42 140 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
43 109 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
44 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
45 112 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
46 100 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
47 270 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
48 115 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
49 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
50 106 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
51 108 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
52 142 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
53 278 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
54 289 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
55 260 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
56 152 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
57 317 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
58 245 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
59 159 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
60 282 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
61 280 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
62 162 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
63 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
64 197 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
65 192 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
66 165 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
67 272 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
68 206 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
69 123 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
70 283 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
71 308 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
72 219 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
73 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
74 303 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
75 93 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
76 313 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
77 405 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
78 110 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
79 95 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
80 211 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
81 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
82 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
83 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,495,349,187----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$26,086,3241,199$5,781,6301,137-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,081,650,572----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,842,7331,980$10,497,4731,988-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-483


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
Bridget Jones's Baby Uni. 9/16/16
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD