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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-489
RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
201 Milk Money Par. $18,137,661 1,361 $5,846,533 1,361 9/2/94
202 Home Again ORF $18,067,396 3,036 $8,567,881 2,940 9/8/17
203 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
204 Laws of Attraction NL $17,871,255 2,449 $6,728,905 2,449 4/30/04
205 Drive Me Crazy Fox $17,845,337 2,233 $6,846,112 2,222 10/1/99
206 Punch-Drunk Love SonR $17,844,216 1,293 $367,203 5 10/11/02
207 Going the Distance WB (NL) $17,804,299 3,030 $6,884,964 3,030 9/3/10
208 Deliver Us from Eva Focus $17,573,594 1,139 $6,648,374 1,139 2/7/03
209 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
210 Just My Luck Fox $17,326,650 2,543 $5,692,285 2,541 5/12/06
211 Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! DW $17,071,962 2,808 $7,320,066 2,711 1/23/04
212 Wimbledon Uni. $17,001,133 2,039 $7,118,985 2,034 9/17/04
213 Serving Sara Par. $16,930,185 2,174 $5,758,236 2,154 8/23/02
214 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
215 New in Town LGF $16,734,283 1,941 $6,741,530 1,941 1/30/09
216 That Old Feeling Uni. $16,574,176 1,599 $5,103,075 1,575 4/4/97
217 The Perfect Man Uni. $16,535,005 2,090 $5,300,980 2,087 6/17/05
218 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
219 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
220 A Midsummer Night's Dream FoxS $16,071,990 1,099 $4,285,620 1,080 5/14/99
221 Loser Sony $15,618,626 2,016 $6,008,611 2,016 7/21/00
222 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
223 A Guy Thing MGM $15,545,431 2,520 $6,988,749 2,515 1/17/03
224 About Time Uni. $15,322,921 1,280 $1,076,250 175 11/1/13
225 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
226 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
227 Life, or Something Like It Fox $14,448,589 2,609 $6,219,234 2,606 4/26/02
228 Alex and Emma WB $14,218,698 2,310 $6,111,074 2,310 6/20/03
229 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
230 Dr. T and the Women Art. $13,113,041 1,489 $5,012,867 1,489 10/13/00
231 Playing for Keeps FD $13,102,272 2,840 $5,750,288 2,837 12/7/12
232 Mr. Wrong BV $12,825,141 1,487 $5,106,797 1,487 2/16/96
233 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
234 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
235 Breakin' All the Rules SGem $12,264,319 1,318 $5,088,577 1,318 5/14/04
236 Chasing Liberty WB $12,195,626 2,400 $6,081,483 2,400 1/9/04
237 Bye Bye, Love Fox $12,096,673 1,379 $4,523,048 1,378 3/17/95
238 Chasing Amy Mira. $12,021,272 553 $52,446 3 4/4/97
239 Sliding Doors Mira. $11,841,544 522 $834,817 117 4/24/98
240 The Last Kiss (2006) P/DW $11,614,790 1,359 $4,627,989 1,357 9/15/06
241 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS $11,585,483 1,355 $3,466,930 1,349 7/30/93
242 Get Over It Mira. $11,576,464 1,742 $4,134,977 1,742 3/9/01
243 The Beautician and the Beast Par. $11,486,880 1,801 $4,080,222 1,801 2/7/97
244 Something New Focus $11,468,568 1,265 $4,879,736 1,265 2/3/06
245 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
246 For Love or Money Uni. $11,146,270 1,644 $4,016,220 1,626 10/1/93
247 Two If by Sea WB $10,658,278 1,796 $4,656,986 1,712 1/12/96
248 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
249 Three to Tango WB $10,570,375 2,234 $4,406,135 2,234 10/22/99
250 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
251 Magic in the Moonlight SPC $10,539,326 964 $412,095 17 7/25/14
252 Home Fries WB $10,459,961 1,925 $3,784,023 1,925 11/27/98
253 Head Over Heels Uni. $10,424,470 2,363 $4,804,595 2,338 2/2/01
254 Mrs. Winterbourne Sony $10,082,005 1,612 $3,872,900 1,612 4/19/96
255 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
256 Everyone Says I Love You Mira. $9,759,200 276 $131,678 3 12/6/96
257 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
258 The Perfect Match LGF $9,669,521 925 $4,294,232 925 3/11/16
259 She's the One FoxS $9,538,948 464 $2,088,492 459 8/23/96
260 First Daughter Fox $9,055,921 2,280 $4,002,067 2,260 9/24/04
261 Whatever It Takes Sony $8,745,680 2,272 $4,104,298 2,272 3/24/00
262 My Life in Ruins FoxS $8,665,206 1,165 $3,223,161 1,164 6/5/09
263 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
264 Boat Trip Art. $8,600,126 1,803 $3,815,075 1,714 3/21/03
265 The Love Letter DW $8,302,478 817 $2,692,819 769 5/21/99
266 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
267 Woo NL $8,064,972 625 $2,517,263 625 5/8/98
268 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
269 Sprung Trim. $7,575,028 780 $2,487,702 780 5/16/97
270 A Good Year Fox $7,459,300 2,067 $3,721,526 2,066 11/10/06
271 She's So Lovely Mira. $7,281,450 844 $3,020,015 824 8/27/97
272 Barcelona FL $7,266,973 274 $102,820 4 7/29/94
273 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
274 Kissing Jessica Stein FoxS $7,025,722 319 $346,999 26 3/13/02
275 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
276 Town & Country NL $6,719,973 2,222 $3,029,858 2,222 4/27/01
277 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
278 Chasing Papi Fox $6,130,049 585 $2,404,557 585 4/16/03
279 Say It Isn't So Fox $5,520,393 1,974 $2,861,903 1,974 3/23/01
280 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
281 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
282 Miami Rhapsody BV $5,221,281 180 $71,421 2 1/27/95
283 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
284 Woman on Top FoxS $5,020,111 1,086 $2,008,191 1,085 9/22/00
285 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
286 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
287 Simply Irresistible Fox $4,398,989 1,359 $2,232,686 1,359 2/5/99
288 A Life Less Ordinary Fox $4,366,722 1,208 $2,007,279 1,207 10/24/97
289 On the Line Mira. $4,365,455 901 $2,307,063 900 10/26/01
290 Kissing a Fool Uni. $4,106,588 1,754 $2,308,145 1,742 2/27/98
291 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
292 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
293 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
294 Til There Was You Par. $3,525,125 753 $1,315,445 753 5/30/97
295 What If (2014) CBS $3,493,000 787 $133,898 20 8/8/14
296 Next Stop, Wonderland Mira. $3,395,581 224 $123,055 8 8/21/98
297 The Matchmaker Gram. $3,392,080 705 $1,378,930 705 10/3/97
298 Anything Else DW $3,212,310 1,033 $1,673,125 1,033 9/19/03
299 The Favor Orion $3,134,381 1,029 $1,487,238 1,029 4/29/94
300 Mr. Wonderful WB $3,125,424 720 $1,177,311 720 10/15/93
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,580,470,742----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,992,7081,205$5,758,2521,137-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,166,516,734----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,689,5321,989$10,482,6451,995-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-489


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
Literally, Right Before Aaron Scre. 9/29/17
Overboard (2018) LGF 4/20/18
Isn't It Romantic WB 2/14/19
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD