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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
2 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
3 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
4 216 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
5 97 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
6 113 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
7 413 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
8 320 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
9 95 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
10 309 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
11 31 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
12 224 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
13 315 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
14 288 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
15 126 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
16 211 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
17 277 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
18 170 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
19 197 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
20 202 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
21 56 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
22 166 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
23 285 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
24 287 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
25 163 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
26 250 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
27 324 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
28 155 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
29 265 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
30 294 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
31 283 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
32 145 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
33 111 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
34 109 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
35 86 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
36 118 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
37 275 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
38 103 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
39 115 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
40 58 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
41 112 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
42 143 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
43 231 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
44 160 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
45 44 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
46 82 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
47 14 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
48 228 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
49 221 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
50 367 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
51 235 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
52 60 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
53 201 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
54 180 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
55 220 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
56 190 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
57 293 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
58 37 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
59 114 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
60 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
61 422 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
62 50 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
63 336 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
64 268 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
65 327 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
66 148 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
67 152 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
68 257 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
69 247 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
70 236 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
71 295 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
72 183 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
73 75 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
74 279 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
75 174 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
76 259 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
77 270 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
78 68 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
79 55 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
80 196 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
81 458 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
82 252 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
83 203 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
84 351 Love Potion No. 9 Fox $754,935 278 $416,641 278 11/13/92
85 51 Groundhog Day Col. $70,906,973 1,742 $12,517,672 1,640 2/12/93
86 353 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
87 322 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
88 205 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
89 171 Benny and Joon MGM $23,261,580 1,314 $3,285,063 408 4/16/93
90 323 The Night We Never Met Mira. $1,884,814 504 $911,736 504 4/30/93
91 282 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
92 175 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $22,549,338 204 $108,617 3 5/7/93
93 17 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $126,680,884 1,657 $17,253,733 1,579 6/25/93
94 243 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS $11,585,483 1,355 $3,466,930 1,349 7/30/93
95 248 For Love or Money Uni. $11,146,270 1,644 $4,016,220 1,626 10/1/93
96 303 Mr. Wonderful WB $3,125,424 720 $1,177,311 720 10/15/93
97 189 Reality Bites Uni. $20,982,557 1,175 $5,113,050 1,149 2/18/94
98 81 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $52,700,832 1,069 $138,486 5 3/11/94
99 227 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
100 340 Naked in New York FL $1,038,959 - n/a - 4/13/94
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,806,231,739----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,923,5461,194$5,728,0821,127-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,385,383,650----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$43,154,6471,995$10,559,9581,999-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-500


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
Second Act STX 11/21/18
Isn't It Romantic WB 2/14/19
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD