Adjuster:

Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-487
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 317 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
2 347 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
3 50 Groundhog Day Col. $70,906,973 1,742 $12,517,672 1,640 2/12/93
4 346 Love Potion No. 9 Fox $754,935 278 $416,641 278 11/13/92
5 200 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
6 249 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
7 450 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
8 193 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
9 54 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
10 67 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
11 267 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
12 256 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
13 171 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
14 276 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
15 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
16 180 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
17 292 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
18 233 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
19 244 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
20 254 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
21 150 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
22 146 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
23 322 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
24 265 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
25 331 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
26 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
27 415 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
28 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
29 111 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
30 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
31 290 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
32 187 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
33 217 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
34 177 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
35 198 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
36 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
37 232 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
38 361 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
39 218 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
40 225 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
41 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
42 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
43 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
44 157 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
45 228 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
46 141 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
47 109 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
48 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
49 112 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
50 100 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
51 272 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
52 115 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
53 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
54 106 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
55 108 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
56 143 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
57 280 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
58 291 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
59 262 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
60 153 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
61 319 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
62 247 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
63 160 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
64 284 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
65 282 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
66 163 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
67 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
68 199 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
69 194 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
70 167 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
71 274 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
72 208 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
73 124 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
74 285 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
75 310 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
76 221 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
77 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
78 305 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
79 93 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
80 315 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
81 407 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
82 110 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
83 95 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
84 213 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
85 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
86 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
87 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,557,470,430----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,998,9041,201$5,752,4351,133-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,143,516,422----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,758,8611,985$10,490,0381,991-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-487


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
The Layover VE 9/1/17
Home Again ORF 9/8/17
Overboard (2018) LGF 4/20/18
Isn't It Romantic WB 2/14/19
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD