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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-486
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 167 Benny and Joon MGM $23,261,580 1,314 $3,285,063 408 4/16/93
2 173 Two Can Play That Game SGem $22,235,901 1,308 $7,720,942 1,297 9/7/01
3 201 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
4 261 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
5 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
6 204 Punch-Drunk Love SonR $17,844,216 1,293 $367,203 5 10/11/02
7 140 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
8 222 About Time Uni. $15,322,921 1,280 $1,076,250 175 11/1/13
9 166 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
10 242 Something New Focus $11,468,568 1,265 $4,879,736 1,265 2/3/06
11 84 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
12 192 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
13 283 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
14 198 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
15 155 High Fidelity BV $27,287,137 1,231 $6,429,107 1,183 3/31/00
16 175 Don Juan de Marco NL $22,150,451 1,226 $4,556,274 1,110 4/7/95
17 223 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
18 264 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
19 286 A Life Less Ordinary Fox $4,366,722 1,208 $2,007,279 1,207 10/24/97
20 307 If Lucy Fell Sony $2,420,162 1,200 $1,308,088 1,200 3/8/96
21 216 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
22 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
23 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
24 185 Reality Bites Uni. $20,982,557 1,175 $5,113,050 1,149 2/18/94
25 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
26 260 My Life in Ruins FoxS $8,665,206 1,165 $3,223,161 1,164 6/5/09
27 170 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
28 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
29 206 Deliver Us from Eva Focus $17,573,594 1,139 $6,648,374 1,139 2/7/03
30 156 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
31 227 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
32 109 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
33 149 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
34 106 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
35 186 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
36 152 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
37 218 A Midsummer Night's Dream FoxS $16,071,990 1,099 $4,285,620 1,080 5/14/99
38 289 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
39 282 Woman on Top FoxS $5,020,111 1,086 $2,008,191 1,085 9/22/00
40 123 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
41 80 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $52,700,832 1,069 $138,486 5 3/11/94
42 162 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
43 97 Sense and Sensibility Sony $43,182,776 1,054 $721,341 70 12/15/95
44 136 (500) Days of Summer FoxS $32,391,374 1,048 $834,501 27 7/17/09
45 142 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
46 69 Midnight in Paris SPC $56,817,045 1,038 $599,003 6 5/20/11
47 296 Anything Else DW $3,212,310 1,033 $1,673,125 1,033 9/19/03
48 297 The Favor Orion $3,134,381 1,029 $1,487,238 1,029 4/29/94
49 290 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
50 301 The Ex MGM/W $3,093,394 1,009 $1,394,229 1,009 5/11/07
51 100 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
52 249 Magic in the Moonlight SPC $10,539,326 964 $412,095 17 7/25/14
53 305 The Perez Family Gold. $2,832,826 928 $1,127,645 928 5/12/95
54 256 The Perfect Match LGF $9,669,521 925 $4,294,232 925 3/11/16
55 273 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
56 253 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
57 287 On the Line Mira. $4,365,455 901 $2,307,063 900 10/26/01
58 318 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
59 115 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
60 266 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
61 159 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
62 248 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
63 174 Emma Mira. $22,231,658 848 $240,649 9 8/2/96
64 269 She's So Lovely Mira. $7,281,450 844 $3,020,015 824 8/27/97
65 193 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
66 316 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
67 279 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
68 263 The Love Letter DW $8,302,478 817 $2,692,819 769 5/21/99
69 281 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
70 255 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
71 278 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
72 293 What If (2014) CBS $3,493,000 787 $133,898 20 8/8/14
73 267 Sprung Trim. $7,575,028 780 $2,487,702 780 5/16/97
74 108 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
75 145 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
76 292 Til There Was You Par. $3,525,125 753 $1,315,445 753 5/30/97
77 176 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
78 298 Mr. Wonderful WB $3,125,424 720 $1,177,311 720 10/15/93
79 196 Waitress FoxS $19,074,800 707 $92,034 4 5/2/07
80 295 The Matchmaker Gram. $3,392,080 705 $1,378,930 705 10/3/97
81 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
82 346 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
83 265 Woo NL $8,064,972 625 $2,517,263 625 5/8/98
84 276 Chasing Papi Fox $6,130,049 585 $2,404,557 585 4/16/03
85 236 Chasing Amy Mira. $12,021,272 553 $52,446 3 4/4/97
86 309 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
87 237 Sliding Doors Mira. $11,841,544 522 $834,817 117 4/24/98
88 378 Dog Park NL $250,147 512 $154,524 512 9/24/99
89 317 The Night We Never Met Mira. $1,884,814 504 $911,736 504 4/30/93
90 257 She's the One FoxS $9,538,948 464 $2,088,492 459 8/23/96
91 207 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
92 231 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
93 332 The Heart Specialist Free $1,103,037 422 $473,062 422 1/14/11
94 246 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
95 310 Hav Plenty Mira. $2,284,034 413 $1,102,036 413 6/19/98
96 343 Sleeping with Other People IFC $819,431 392 $89,102 5 9/11/15
97 367 A Pyromaniac's Love Story BV $345,972 379 $268,932 379 4/28/95
98 331 Two Much BV $1,141,556 348 $592,871 348 3/15/96
99 272 Kissing Jessica Stein FoxS $7,025,722 319 $346,999 26 3/13/02
100 217 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,519,857,000----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,974,8071,198$5,763,4951,136-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,105,902,992----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,777,0421,983$10,490,0381,991-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-486


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
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD