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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-441
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 344 Crossing Delancey WB $46,711 0.3% 1 $46,711 $16,262,415 8/26/88
2 315 Everyone Says I Love You Mira. $131,678 1.3% 3 $43,892 $9,759,200 12/6/96
3 318 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $114,095 1.1% 3 $38,031 $10,631,333 3/1/85
4 321 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $108,617 0.5% 3 $36,205 $22,549,338 5/7/93
5 328 Miami Rhapsody BV $71,421 1.4% 2 $35,710 $5,221,281 1/27/95
6 371 She's Gotta Have It Isld $28,473 0.4% 1 $28,473 $7,137,502 8/8/86
7 327 Obvious Child A24 $77,315 2.8% 3 $25,772 $2,792,214 6/6/14
8 322 Barcelona FL $102,820 1.4% 4 $25,705 $7,266,973 7/29/94
9 296 Magic in the Moonlight SPC $412,095 100.0% 17 $24,241 $412,095 7/25/14
10 346 The Romantics FOAK $45,527 42.7% 2 $22,764 $106,524 9/10/10
11 317 Trick FL $118,594 5.7% 6 $19,765 $2,087,228 7/23/99
12 383 Modern Romance Col. $18,225 0.6% 1 $18,225 $2,863,642 3/13/81
13 358 Little Manhattan Fox $36,397 9.4% 2 $18,198 $385,373 9/30/05
14 360 HappyThankYouMorePlease Anch. $35,063 16.2% 2 $17,532 $216,110 3/4/11
15 339 Chasing Amy Mira. $52,446 0.4% 3 $17,482 $12,021,272 4/4/97
16 1 Sex and the City WB (NL) $57,038,404 37.4% 3,285 $17,363 $152,647,258 5/30/08
17 293 Manhattan MGM $485,734 1.2% 29 $16,749 $39,946,780 4/25/79
18 10 Think Like a Man SGem $33,636,303 36.7% 2,015 $16,693 $91,547,205 4/20/12
19 319 The Broken Hearts Club SPC $109,694 6.3% 7 $15,670 $1,746,585 9/29/00
20 316 Next Stop, Wonderland Mira. $123,055 3.6% 8 $15,382 $3,395,581 8/21/98
21 2 Valentine's Day WB $56,260,707 50.9% 3,665 $15,351 $110,485,654 2/12/10
22 332 Damsels in Distress SPC $58,589 5.8% 4 $14,647 $1,008,455 4/6/12
23 326 Tadpole Mira. $80,682 2.8% 6 $13,447 $2,891,288 7/19/02
24 301 Kissing Jessica Stein FoxS $346,999 4.9% 26 $13,346 $7,025,722 3/13/02
25 5 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/2/06
26 3 Hitch Sony $43,142,214 24.0% 3,575 $12,067 $179,495,555 2/11/05
27 6 Mr. Deeds Sony $37,162,787 29.4% 3,231 $11,501 $126,293,452 6/28/02
28 108 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $8,846,522 9.5% 775 $11,414 $92,823,546 7/21/89
29 21 About Last Night (2014) SGem $25,649,011 52.7% 2,253 $11,384 $48,637,684 2/14/14
30 12 What Women Want Par. $33,614,543 18.4% 3,012 $11,160 $182,811,707 12/15/00
31 13 Bringing Down the House BV $31,101,026 23.4% 2,801 $11,103 $132,716,677 3/7/03
32 8 Runaway Bride Par. $35,055,556 23.0% 3,158 $11,100 $152,257,509 7/30/99
33 4 50 First Dates Sony $39,852,237 33.0% 3,591 $11,097 $120,908,074 2/13/04
34 11 The Proposal BV $33,627,598 20.5% 3,056 $11,004 $163,958,031 6/19/09
35 43 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $17,253,733 13.6% 1,579 $10,927 $126,680,884 6/25/93
36 9 Norbit P/DW $34,195,434 35.7% 3,136 $10,904 $95,673,607 2/9/07
37 314 Ruby Sparks FoxS $140,822 5.5% 13 $10,832 $2,540,106 7/25/12
38 7 Sweet Home Alabama BV $35,648,740 28.0% 3,293 $10,825 $127,223,418 9/27/02
39 15 Knocked Up Uni. $30,690,990 20.6% 2,871 $10,690 $148,768,917 6/1/07
40 338 Asa Nu Maan Watan Wild $53,140 22.6% 5 $10,628 $235,075 5/14/04
41 30 Coming to America Par. $21,404,420 16.7% 2,064 $10,370 $128,152,301 6/29/88
42 350 Austenland SPC $40,662 1.9% 4 $10,166 $2,159,041 8/16/13
43 28 My Best Friend's Wedding Sony $21,678,377 17.1% 2,134 $10,158 $127,120,029 6/20/97
44 17 America's Sweethearts SonR $30,181,877 32.2% 3,011 $10,023 $93,607,673 7/20/01
45 287 The Guru Uni. $613,485 19.8% 62 $9,894 $3,095,506 1/31/03
46 400 Amy's Orgasm Magic $9,750 8.1% 1 $9,750 $119,664 8/23/02
47 20 The Ugly Truth Sony $27,605,576 31.0% 2,882 $9,579 $88,915,214 7/24/09
48 401 Secret Things FRun $9,421 9.0% 1 $9,421 $105,090 1/2/04
49 19 Along Came Polly Uni. $27,721,185 31.5% 2,984 $9,289 $88,097,164 1/16/04
50 357 Love is All You Need SPC $36,746 2.3% 4 $9,187 $1,631,709 5/3/13
51 14 Sex and the City 2 WB (NL) $31,001,870 32.5% 3,445 $8,999 $95,347,692 5/27/10
52 330 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $62,747 3.5% 7 $8,963 $1,794,001 10/26/90
53 18 He's Just Not That Into You WB (NL) $27,785,487 29.6% 3,175 $8,751 $93,953,653 2/6/09
54 16 Just Go With It Sony $30,514,732 29.6% 3,548 $8,601 $103,028,109 2/11/11
55 70 Nine Months Fox $12,522,240 18.0% 1,458 $8,588 $69,684,532 7/14/95
56 81 Pretty Woman BV $11,280,591 6.3% 1,325 $8,513 $178,406,268 3/23/90
57 23 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Par. $23,774,850 22.5% 2,923 $8,133 $105,813,373 2/7/03
58 25 Shallow Hal Fox $22,518,295 31.8% 2,770 $8,129 $70,839,203 11/9/01
59 297 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Zee $379,812 41.5% 47 $8,081 $915,728 7/30/04
60 69 As Good as It Gets Sony $12,606,928 8.5% 1,572 $8,020 $148,478,011 12/25/97
61 22 Failure to Launch Par. $24,411,322 27.5% 3,057 $7,985 $88,715,192 3/10/06
62 179 Moonstruck MGM $5,069,508 6.3% 635 $7,983 $80,640,528 1/15/88
63 27 Notting Hill Uni. $21,811,180 18.8% 2,747 $7,940 $116,089,678 5/28/99
64 48 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
65 336 Broken English Magn. $55,198 5.8% 7 $7,885 $956,919 6/22/07
66 404 James' Journey to Jerusalem Zeit. $7,875 12.1% 1 $7,875 $64,967 3/5/04
67 84 Brown Sugar FoxS $10,738,882 39.2% 1,372 $7,827 $27,363,891 10/11/02
68 405 Breathing Room Arro. $7,750 47.5% 1 $7,750 $16,299 11/8/96
69 26 It's Complicated Uni. $22,100,820 19.6% 2,887 $7,655 $112,735,375 12/25/09
70 71 Groundhog Day Col. $12,517,672 17.7% 1,640 $7,632 $70,906,973 2/12/93
71 379 Love and Other Catastrophes FoxS $22,807 7.8% 3 $7,602 $294,212 3/28/97
72 24 27 Dresses Fox $23,007,725 30.0% 3,057 $7,526 $76,808,654 1/18/08
73 49 Jumping the Broom TriS $15,215,487 40.8% 2,035 $7,477 $37,295,394 5/6/11
74 156 Splash BV $6,174,059 8.8% 829 $7,447 $69,821,334 3/9/84
75 110 Love Actually Uni. $8,698,030 14.6% 1,177 $7,390 $59,696,144 11/14/03
76 159 Pretty in Pink Par. $6,065,870 15.0% 827 $7,334 $40,471,663 2/28/86
77 333 Love & Sex Lions $58,116 10.7% 8 $7,264 $543,896 8/25/00
78 46 She's All That Mira. $16,065,430 25.4% 2,222 $7,230 $63,366,989 1/29/99
79 381 Love Me If You Dare ParC $21,546 3.9% 3 $7,182 $553,504 5/21/04
80 286 Sliding Doors Mira. $834,817 7.0% 117 $7,135 $11,841,544 4/24/98
81 359 Hysteria SPC $35,656 2.0% 5 $7,131 $1,804,139 5/18/12
82 114 About a Boy Uni. $8,557,630 20.7% 1,207 $7,090 $41,385,278 5/17/02
83 306 Bollywood/Hollywood Cineb. $225,000 15.5% 32 $7,031 $1,454,510 10/25/02
84 308 Yuva NEM $210,000 63.4% 30 $7,000 $331,166 5/21/04
85 29 Fool's Gold WB $21,589,295 30.7% 3,125 $6,909 $70,231,041 2/8/08
86 389 Since Otar Left Zeit. $13,763 3.9% 2 $6,881 $350,391 4/30/04
87 42 Down to Earth Par. $17,268,883 26.9% 2,521 $6,850 $64,186,502 2/16/01
88 38 You've Got Mail WB $18,426,749 15.9% 2,691 $6,847 $115,821,495 12/18/98
89 390 Reconstruction Palm $13,629 18.5% 2 $6,814 $73,516 9/10/04
90 391 Crimson Gold Wells $13,476 9.0% 2 $6,738 $148,959 1/16/04
91 363 I Think I Do Strand $33,633 9.7% 5 $6,727 $345,478 4/10/98
92 365 Twelfth Night FL $33,451 5.7% 5 $6,690 $588,621 10/25/96
93 392 Puccini for Beginners Strand $13,380 15.0% 2 $6,690 $89,464 2/2/07
94 35 The Wedding Singer NL $18,865,080 23.5% 2,821 $6,687 $80,245,725 2/13/98
95 197 Shakespeare in Love Mira. $4,224,426 4.2% 632 $6,684 $100,317,794 1/8/99
96 85 Bridget Jones's Diary Mira. $10,733,933 15.0% 1,611 $6,662 $71,543,427 4/13/01
97 366 About Adam Mira. $33,300 20.9% 5 $6,660 $159,668 5/11/01
98 93 The American President Sony $10,014,558 16.7% 1,508 $6,640 $60,079,496 11/17/95
99 367 Never Again Focus $33,088 10.8% 5 $6,617 $307,631 7/12/02
100 36 Maid in Manhattan SonR $18,711,407 19.9% 2,838 $6,593 $94,011,225 12/13/02
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 278 titles):
$9,948,27423.2%1,899$5,239$42,845,766-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-441

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


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
What If (2014) CBS 8/8/14
The One I Love RTWC 8/22/14
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit CBS TBD