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Genres

Comedy - Dark/Black

1982-Present



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Horrible Bosses WB (NL) $28,302,165 24.1% 3,040 $9,310 $117,538,559 7/8/11
2 The Stepford Wives Par. $21,406,781 36.0% 3,057 $7,002 $59,484,742 6/11/04
3 The Cable Guy Sony $19,806,226 32.9% 2,657 $7,454 $60,240,295 6/14/96
4 Burn After Reading Focus $19,128,001 31.7% 2,651 $7,215 $60,355,347 9/12/08
5 Death at a Funeral (2010) SGem $16,217,540 37.9% 2,459 $6,595 $42,739,347 4/16/10
6 Horrible Bosses 2 WB $15,457,418 31.7% 3,375 $4,580 $48,728,465 11/26/14
7 The Ladykillers BV $12,634,563 31.7% 1,583 $7,981 $39,799,191 3/26/04
8 Bad Santa Dim. $12,292,952 20.5% 2,005 $6,131 $60,060,328 11/26/03
9 Death Becomes Her Uni. $12,110,355 20.7% 1,409 $8,595 $58,422,650 7/31/92
10 Addicted to Love WB $11,446,098 33.0% 2,007 $5,703 $34,673,095 5/23/97
11 The 'Burbs Uni. $11,101,197 30.3% 1,952 $5,687 $36,601,993 2/17/89
12 Observe and Report WB $11,017,334 45.9% 2,727 $4,040 $24,007,324 4/10/09
13 The Big Hit Sony $10,809,424 40.0% 2,149 $5,030 $27,007,143 4/24/98
14 The War of the Roses Fox $9,488,794 10.9% 1,259 $7,536 $86,888,546 12/8/89
15 The Witches of Eastwick WB $9,454,238 14.8% 1,103 $8,571 $63,766,510 6/12/87
16 Mars Attacks! WB $9,384,272 24.8% 1,955 $4,800 $37,771,017 12/13/96
17 Throw Momma From the Train Orion $7,318,878 12.6% 1,477 $4,955 $57,915,972 12/11/87
18 Nurse Betty USA $7,145,950 28.4% 1,459 $4,897 $25,170,054 9/8/00
19 Grosse Pointe Blank BV $6,870,397 24.5% 1,227 $5,599 $28,084,357 4/11/97
20 To Die For Sony $6,231,540 29.3% 928 $6,715 $21,284,514 10/6/95
21 Envy DW $6,160,886 45.4% 2,445 $2,519 $13,562,325 4/30/04
22 Sugar & Spice NL $5,891,176 44.3% 2,150 $2,740 $13,305,101 1/26/01
23 Drowning Mona Dest. $5,802,229 37.4% 1,981 $2,928 $15,506,764 3/3/00
24 The Big Lebowski Gram. $5,533,844 31.7% 1,207 $4,585 $17,451,873 3/6/98
25 Ruthless People BV $5,274,306 7.4% 1,111 $4,747 $71,624,879 6/27/86
26 American Psycho Lions $4,961,015 32.9% 1,236 $4,013 $15,070,285 4/14/00
27 A Fish Called Wanda MGM $4,801,140 7.7% 616 $7,794 $62,493,712 8/5/88
28 Duplex Mira. $4,617,128 47.6% 2,189 $2,109 $9,692,135 9/26/03
29 Lucky Numbers Par. $4,536,625 45.2% 2,497 $1,816 $10,042,516 10/27/00
30 Surviving Christmas DW $4,441,356 38.1% 2,750 $1,615 $11,663,156 10/22/04
31 Death to Smoochy WB $4,266,463 51.0% 2,164 $1,971 $8,364,691 3/29/02
32 I Love You to Death TriS $4,014,640 24.8% 1,072 $3,745 $16,186,793 4/6/90
33 Punch-Drunk Love SonR $4,003,535 22.4% 1,252 $3,197 $17,844,216 11/1/02
34 Nothing But Trouble WB $3,966,240 46.8% 1,671 $2,373 $8,479,793 2/15/91
35 Little Shop of Horrors WB $3,659,884 9.4% 866 $4,226 $38,748,395 12/19/86
36 Big Trouble BV $3,545,204 48.8% 1,961 $1,807 $7,267,307 4/5/02
37 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS $3,466,930 29.9% 1,349 $2,570 $11,585,483 7/30/93
38 Teaching Mrs. Tingle Mira. $3,326,870 37.2% 1,710 $1,945 $8,951,935 8/20/99
39 Very Bad Things Poly $3,245,853 32.8% 1,260 $2,576 $9,898,412 11/27/98
40 Election Par. $3,162,540 21.2% 827 $3,824 $14,902,041 5/7/99
41 The Ref BV $3,044,097 26.6% 701 $4,342 $11,439,193 3/9/94
42 Club Dread FoxS $3,035,688 60.7% 1,807 $1,679 $5,001,708 2/27/04
43 Better Off Dead WB $2,573,297 25.0% 650 $3,958 $10,297,601 10/11/85
44 Fargo Gram. $2,536,491 10.3% 716 $3,542 $24,611,975 4/5/96
45 The Rules of Attraction Lions $2,532,410 38.8% 1,437 $1,762 $6,532,619 10/11/02
46 Raising Arizona Fox $2,451,750 10.7% 696 $3,522 $22,847,564 4/17/87
47 Folks! Fox $2,177,518 35.5% 1,402 $1,553 $6,132,924 5/1/92
48 Serial Mom Sav. $2,040,450 26.1% 502 $4,064 $7,820,688 4/13/94
49 Jawbreaker Sony $1,603,425 51.4% 801 $2,001 $3,117,085 2/19/99
50 Passed Away BV $1,506,887 37.4% 582 $2,589 $4,030,793 4/24/92
51 Being John Malkovich USA $1,363,626 6.0% 624 $2,185 $22,863,596 12/3/99
52 A Shock to the System Cors $1,002,158 29.3% 345 $2,904 $3,417,056 3/23/90
53 Sunshine Cleaning Over. $980,560 8.1% 642 $1,527 $12,062,558 4/17/09
54 The Player NL $302,216 1.4% 23 $13,139 $21,706,101 4/10/92
55 Parents Vest $277,952 31.9% 94 $2,956 $870,532 1/27/89
56 Barton Fink Fox $268,561 4.4% 11 $24,414 $6,153,939 8/23/91
57 A Serious Man Focus $251,337 2.7% 6 $41,890 $9,228,768 10/2/09
58 Out Cold (1989) Hemd $201,499 68.5% 142 $1,419 $294,266 3/3/89
59 Heathers NW $177,247 16.0% 35 $5,064 $1,108,462 3/31/89
60 The Butcher Boy WB $135,606 6.8% 9 $15,067 $1,995,911 4/3/98
61 Bernie MNE $85,805 0.9% 3 $28,602 $9,206,470 4/27/12
62 After Hours WB $45,435 0.4% 1 $45,435 $10,609,321 9/13/85
63 Breakfast of Champions BV $42,326 23.7% 7 $6,046 $178,278 9/17/99
64 Eulogy Lions $41,788 55.7% 22 $1,899 $75,076 10/15/04
65 Swimming with Sharks Trim. $34,703 9.1% 4 $8,675 $382,928 4/21/95
66 The Last Supper Sony $33,824 7.4% 6 $5,637 $459,749 4/5/96
67 Buffalo Soldiers Mira. $30,977 8.7% 6 $5,162 $354,421 7/25/03
68 Brazil Uni. $30,099 0.3% 1 $30,099 $9,929,135 12/18/85
69 God Bless America Magn. $27,308 22.3% 14 $1,951 $122,550 5/11/12
70 Citizen Ruth Mira. $26,709 9.4% 6 $4,451 $285,112 12/13/96
71 Dirty Love First $23,281 64.5% 44 $529 $36,099 9/23/05
72 Cheap Thrills Drft. $18,638 31.4% 2 $9,319 $59,424 3/21/14
73 The Details RTWC $18,528 29.1% 14 $1,323 $63,595 11/2/12
74 John Dies at the End Magn. $12,467 8.8% 1 $12,467 $141,951 1/25/13
75 Coldblooded IRS $8,423 52.0% 5 $1,684 $16,198 9/15/95
76 Sightseers IFC $7,384 12.0% 2 $3,692 $61,782 5/10/13
77 Consuming Passions Gold. $5,373 4.5% 1 $5,373 $118,206 4/6/88
78 Garmento Spn $3,611 18.6% 1 $3,611 $19,402 6/6/03
79 Rid of Me SD $2,070 17.6% 1 $2,070 $11,740 11/18/11
80 Burke and Hare IFC $947 19.6% 1 $947 $4,833 9/9/11
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 50 titles):
$7,372,01724.6%1,645$4,481$29,961,762-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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