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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-435
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 341 Crossing Delancey WB $46,711 0.3% 1 $46,711 $16,262,415 8/26/88
2 313 Everyone Says I Love You Mira. $131,678 1.3% 3 $43,892 $9,759,200 12/6/96
3 316 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $114,095 1.1% 3 $38,031 $10,631,333 3/1/85
4 319 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $108,617 0.5% 3 $36,205 $22,549,338 5/7/93
5 325 Miami Rhapsody BV $71,421 1.4% 2 $35,710 $5,221,281 1/27/95
6 367 She's Gotta Have It Isld $28,473 0.4% 1 $28,473 $7,137,502 8/8/86
7 320 Barcelona FL $102,820 1.4% 4 $25,705 $7,266,973 7/29/94
8 343 The Romantics FOAK $45,527 42.7% 2 $22,764 $106,524 9/10/10
9 315 Trick FL $118,594 5.7% 6 $19,765 $2,087,228 7/23/99
10 379 Modern Romance Col. $18,225 0.6% 1 $18,225 $2,863,642 3/13/81
11 354 Little Manhattan Fox $36,397 9.4% 2 $18,198 $385,373 9/30/05
12 356 HappyThankYouMorePlease Anch. $35,063 16.2% 2 $17,532 $216,110 3/4/11
13 336 Chasing Amy Mira. $52,446 0.4% 3 $17,482 $12,021,272 4/4/97
14 1 Sex and the City WB (NL) $57,038,404 37.4% 3,285 $17,363 $152,647,258 5/30/08
15 292 Manhattan MGM $485,734 1.2% 29 $16,749 $39,946,780 4/25/79
16 10 Think Like a Man SGem $33,636,303 36.7% 2,015 $16,693 $91,547,205 4/20/12
17 317 The Broken Hearts Club SPC $109,694 6.3% 7 $15,670 $1,746,585 9/29/00
18 314 Next Stop, Wonderland Mira. $123,055 3.6% 8 $15,382 $3,395,581 8/21/98
19 2 Valentine's Day WB $56,260,707 50.9% 3,665 $15,351 $110,485,654 2/12/10
20 329 Damsels in Distress SPC $58,589 5.8% 4 $14,647 $1,008,455 4/6/12
21 324 Tadpole Mira. $80,682 2.8% 6 $13,447 $2,891,288 7/19/02
22 299 Kissing Jessica Stein FoxS $346,999 4.9% 26 $13,346 $7,025,722 3/13/02
23 5 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/2/06
24 3 Hitch Sony $43,142,214 24.0% 3,575 $12,067 $179,495,555 2/11/05
25 6 Mr. Deeds Sony $37,162,787 29.4% 3,231 $11,501 $126,293,452 6/28/02
26 107 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $8,846,522 9.5% 775 $11,414 $92,823,546 7/21/89
27 21 About Last Night (2014) SGem $25,649,011 52.9% 2,253 $11,384 $48,500,519 2/14/14
28 12 What Women Want Par. $33,614,543 18.4% 3,012 $11,160 $182,811,707 12/15/00
29 13 Bringing Down the House BV $31,101,026 23.4% 2,801 $11,103 $132,716,677 3/7/03
30 8 Runaway Bride Par. $35,055,556 23.0% 3,158 $11,100 $152,257,509 7/30/99
31 4 50 First Dates Sony $39,852,237 33.0% 3,591 $11,097 $120,908,074 2/13/04
32 11 The Proposal BV $33,627,598 20.5% 3,056 $11,004 $163,958,031 6/19/09
33 43 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $17,253,733 13.6% 1,579 $10,927 $126,680,884 6/25/93
34 9 Norbit P/DW $34,195,434 35.7% 3,136 $10,904 $95,673,607 2/9/07
35 312 Ruby Sparks FoxS $140,822 5.5% 13 $10,832 $2,540,106 7/25/12
36 7 Sweet Home Alabama BV $35,648,740 28.0% 3,293 $10,825 $127,223,418 9/27/02
37 15 Knocked Up Uni. $30,690,990 20.6% 2,871 $10,690 $148,768,917 6/1/07
38 335 Asa Nu Maan Watan Wild $53,140 22.6% 5 $10,628 $235,075 5/14/04
39 30 Coming to America Par. $21,404,420 16.7% 2,064 $10,370 $128,152,301 6/29/88
40 347 Austenland SPC $40,662 1.9% 4 $10,166 $2,159,041 8/16/13
41 28 My Best Friend's Wedding Sony $21,678,377 17.1% 2,134 $10,158 $127,120,029 6/20/97
42 17 America's Sweethearts SonR $30,181,877 32.2% 3,011 $10,023 $93,607,673 7/20/01
43 286 The Guru Uni. $613,485 19.8% 62 $9,894 $3,095,506 1/31/03
44 396 Amy's Orgasm Magic $9,750 8.1% 1 $9,750 $119,664 8/23/02
45 20 The Ugly Truth Sony $27,605,576 31.0% 2,882 $9,579 $88,915,214 7/24/09
46 397 Secret Things FRun $9,421 9.0% 1 $9,421 $105,090 1/2/04
47 19 Along Came Polly Uni. $27,721,185 31.5% 2,984 $9,289 $88,097,164 1/16/04
48 353 Love is All You Need SPC $36,746 2.3% 4 $9,187 $1,631,709 5/3/13
49 14 Sex and the City 2 WB (NL) $31,001,870 32.5% 3,445 $8,999 $95,347,692 5/27/10
50 327 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $62,747 3.5% 7 $8,963 $1,794,001 10/26/90
51 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
52 16 Just Go With It Sony $30,514,732 29.6% 3,548 $8,601 $103,028,109 2/11/11
53 69 Nine Months Fox $12,522,240 18.0% 1,458 $8,588 $69,684,532 7/14/95
54 80 Pretty Woman BV $11,280,591 6.3% 1,325 $8,513 $178,406,268 3/23/90
55 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
56 25 Shallow Hal Fox $22,518,295 31.8% 2,770 $8,129 $70,839,203 11/9/01
57 295 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Zee $379,812 41.5% 47 $8,081 $915,728 7/30/04
58 68 As Good as It Gets Sony $12,606,928 8.5% 1,572 $8,020 $148,478,011 12/25/97
59 22 Failure to Launch Par. $24,411,322 27.5% 3,057 $7,985 $88,715,192 3/10/06
60 178 Moonstruck MGM $5,069,508 6.3% 635 $7,983 $80,640,528 1/15/88
61 27 Notting Hill Uni. $21,811,180 18.8% 2,747 $7,940 $116,089,678 5/28/99
62 48 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
63 333 Broken English Magn. $55,198 5.8% 7 $7,885 $956,919 6/22/07
64 400 James' Journey to Jerusalem Zeit. $7,875 12.1% 1 $7,875 $64,967 3/5/04
65 83 Brown Sugar FoxS $10,738,882 39.2% 1,372 $7,827 $27,363,891 10/11/02
66 401 Breathing Room Arro. $7,750 47.5% 1 $7,750 $16,299 11/8/96
67 26 It's Complicated Uni. $22,100,820 19.6% 2,887 $7,655 $112,735,375 12/25/09
68 70 Groundhog Day Col. $12,517,672 17.7% 1,640 $7,632 $70,906,973 2/12/93
69 375 Love and Other Catastrophes FoxS $22,807 7.8% 3 $7,602 $294,212 3/28/97
70 24 27 Dresses Fox $23,007,725 30.0% 3,057 $7,526 $76,808,654 1/18/08
71 49 Jumping the Broom TriS $15,215,487 40.8% 2,035 $7,477 $37,295,394 5/6/11
72 155 Splash BV $6,174,059 8.8% 829 $7,447 $69,821,334 3/9/84
73 109 Love Actually Uni. $8,698,030 14.6% 1,177 $7,390 $59,696,144 11/14/03
74 158 Pretty in Pink Par. $6,065,870 15.0% 827 $7,334 $40,471,663 2/28/86
75 330 Love & Sex Lions $58,116 10.7% 8 $7,264 $543,896 8/25/00
76 46 She's All That Mira. $16,065,430 25.4% 2,222 $7,230 $63,366,989 1/29/99
77 377 Love Me If You Dare ParC $21,546 3.9% 3 $7,182 $553,504 5/21/04
78 285 Sliding Doors Mira. $834,817 7.0% 117 $7,135 $11,841,544 4/24/98
79 355 Hysteria SPC $35,656 2.0% 5 $7,131 $1,804,139 5/18/12
80 113 About a Boy Uni. $8,557,630 20.7% 1,207 $7,090 $41,385,278 5/17/02
81 304 Bollywood/Hollywood Cineb. $225,000 15.5% 32 $7,031 $1,454,510 10/25/02
82 306 Yuva NEM $210,000 63.4% 30 $7,000 $331,166 5/21/04
83 29 Fool's Gold WB $21,589,295 30.7% 3,125 $6,909 $70,231,041 2/8/08
84 385 Since Otar Left Zeit. $13,763 3.9% 2 $6,881 $350,391 4/30/04
85 42 Down to Earth Par. $17,268,883 26.9% 2,521 $6,850 $64,186,502 2/16/01
86 38 You've Got Mail WB $18,426,749 15.9% 2,691 $6,847 $115,821,495 12/18/98
87 386 Reconstruction Palm $13,629 18.5% 2 $6,814 $73,516 9/10/04
88 387 Crimson Gold Wells $13,476 9.0% 2 $6,738 $148,959 1/16/04
89 359 I Think I Do Strand $33,633 9.7% 5 $6,727 $345,478 4/10/98
90 361 Twelfth Night FL $33,451 5.7% 5 $6,690 $588,621 10/25/96
91 388 Puccini for Beginners Strand $13,380 15.0% 2 $6,690 $89,464 2/2/07
92 35 The Wedding Singer NL $18,865,080 23.5% 2,821 $6,687 $80,245,725 2/13/98
93 196 Shakespeare in Love Mira. $4,224,426 4.2% 632 $6,684 $100,317,794 1/8/99
94 84 Bridget Jones's Diary Mira. $10,733,933 15.0% 1,611 $6,662 $71,543,427 4/13/01
95 362 About Adam Mira. $33,300 20.9% 5 $6,660 $159,668 5/11/01
96 92 The American President Sony $10,014,558 16.7% 1,508 $6,640 $60,079,496 11/17/95
97 363 Never Again Focus $33,088 10.8% 5 $6,617 $307,631 7/12/02
98 36 Maid in Manhattan SonR $18,711,407 19.9% 2,838 $6,593 $94,011,225 12/13/02
99 82 The Wedding Date Uni. $11,129,580 35.1% 1,694 $6,570 $31,726,995 2/4/05
100 326 Crying Ladies Unit. $65,664 49.4% 10 $6,566 $132,920 2/20/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 277 titles):
$9,932,62223.2%1,893$5,247$42,835,188-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-435

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
Walk of Shame Focus 5/2/14
Blended WB 5/23/14
Lucky Them IFC 5/30/14
Magic in the Moonlight SPC 7/25/14
What If (2014) CBS 8/1/14
The One I Love RTWC 8/15/14
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit CBS TBD