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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present

Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-499
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 226 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
2 80 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $52,700,832 1,069 $138,486 5 3/11/94
3 188 Reality Bites Uni. $20,982,557 1,175 $5,113,050 1,149 2/18/94
4 302 Mr. Wonderful WB $3,125,424 720 $1,177,311 720 10/15/93
5 247 For Love or Money Uni. $11,146,270 1,644 $4,016,220 1,626 10/1/93
6 242 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS $11,585,483 1,355 $3,466,930 1,349 7/30/93
7 16 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $126,680,884 1,657 $17,253,733 1,579 6/25/93
8 174 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $22,549,338 204 $108,617 3 5/7/93
9 281 Three of Hearts NL $5,495,507 793 $1,928,076 792 4/30/93
10 322 The Night We Never Met Mira. $1,884,814 504 $911,736 504 4/30/93
11 170 Benny and Joon MGM $23,261,580 1,314 $3,285,063 408 4/16/93
12 204 Born Yesterday BV $17,952,857 1,301 $5,911,343 1,297 3/26/93
13 321 Married to It Orion $2,059,832 822 $1,077,278 822 3/26/93
14 352 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $690,966 630 $525,004 630 3/26/93
15 50 Groundhog Day Col. $70,906,973 1,742 $12,517,672 1,640 2/12/93
16 350 Love Potion No. 9 Fox $754,935 278 $416,641 278 11/13/92
17 202 Singles WB $18,471,850 1,330 $4,184,875 1,073 9/18/92
18 251 Husbands and Wives TriS $10,555,619 868 $3,520,550 865 9/18/92
19 457 A Fine Romance Castle $16,497 8 $10,064 8 9/11/92
20 195 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $20,006,730 1,248 $5,273,395 1,247 7/10/92
21 54 Boomerang Par. $70,052,444 2,145 $13,640,706 2,127 7/1/92
22 67 Housesitter Uni. $58,500,635 1,987 $9,106,950 1,671 6/12/92
23 269 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
24 258 The Butcher's Wife Par. $9,689,816 800 $2,442,229 800 10/25/91
25 173 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $22,773,535 1,150 $4,768,177 1,150 10/11/91
26 278 Mystery Date Orion $6,166,819 1,371 $1,952,569 1,371 8/16/91
27 74 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
28 182 Only the Lonely Fox $21,830,957 1,553 $5,997,993 1,521 5/24/91
29 295 Mannequin Two: On the Move Fox $3,752,428 1,540 $1,692,817 1,540 5/17/91
30 235 The Marrying Man BV $12,454,768 1,343 $4,030,749 1,340 4/5/91
31 246 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
32 256 He Said, She Said Par. $9,804,775 908 $2,857,164 908 2/22/91
33 151 L.A. Story TriS $28,862,081 1,122 $6,616,915 1,091 2/8/91
34 147 Green Card BV $29,888,235 757 $47,781 2 12/25/90
35 326 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $1,794,001 207 $62,747 7 10/26/90
36 267 Funny About Love Par. $8,141,292 1,213 $3,036,352 1,213 9/21/90
37 335 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $1,171,762 177 $531,714 177 9/21/90
38 49 Bird on a Wire Uni. $70,978,012 2,008 $15,338,160 1,944 5/18/90
39 421 Happy Together (1990) Brde $70,912 10 $32,776 10 5/4/90
40 4 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1,811 $11,280,591 1,325 3/23/90
41 113 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $39,404,261 1,802 $9,252,232 1,802 3/9/90
42 36 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1,174 $1,094,453 41 7/14/89
43 293 Loverboy TriS $3,960,327 1,089 $1,653,102 1,089 4/28/89
44 189 Say Anything Fox $20,781,385 1,113 $4,058,496 1,113 4/14/89
45 219 Chances Are TriS $16,278,590 1,190 $3,664,386 837 3/10/89
46 179 Cousins Par. $22,026,369 747 $3,039,805 535 2/10/89
47 200 Her Alibi WB $18,699,037 1,429 $5,037,047 1,429 2/3/89
48 59 Working Girl Fox $63,779,477 1,149 $4,718,485 1,051 12/23/88
49 234 Mystic Pizza Gold. $12,793,213 440 $1,163,939 401 10/21/88
50 366 Some Girls MGM $401,421 23 $11,704 2 9/9/88
51 220 Crossing Delancey WB $16,262,415 303 $46,711 1 8/26/88
52 227 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $14,681,192 1,426 $5,150,962 1,426 7/8/88
53 13 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
54 81 Bull Durham Orion $50,888,729 1,297 $5,009,301 1,238 6/17/88
55 43 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1,178 $127,599 7 12/18/87
56 159 Overboard MGM $26,713,187 1,135 $1,880,006 1,126 12/18/87
57 230 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $13,290,368 1,132 $4,455,516 1,129 9/18/87
58 142 Can't Buy Me Love BV $31,623,833 1,283 $4,754,732 1,256 8/14/87
59 111 Roxanne Col. $40,050,884 1,124 $4,582,398 847 6/19/87
60 57 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1,346 $7,766,452 1,336 4/10/87
61 114 Blind Date TriS $39,321,715 1,390 $7,531,273 1,251 3/27/87
62 102 Mannequin Fox $42,721,196 978 $6,001,208 932 2/13/87
63 274 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 8/8/86
64 117 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 887 $3,152,469 642 7/4/86
65 85 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1,248 $8,043,360 1,248 6/20/86
66 108 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1,117 $6,065,870 827 2/28/86
67 110 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 761 $1,265,826 54 2/7/86
68 144 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1,046 $47,906 2 12/27/85
69 282 Creator Uni. $5,349,607 820 $2,019,728 820 9/20/85
70 294 The Heavenly Kid Orion $3,852,271 1,019 $1,614,225 1,019 7/26/85
71 264 Secret Admirer Orion $8,622,757 1,300 $2,414,984 1,300 6/14/85
72 154 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
73 323 The Slugger's Wife Col. $1,878,561 898 $1,314,993 898 3/29/85
74 249 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $10,631,333 419 $114,095 3 3/1/85
75 162 Micki and Maude Col. $26,080,861 876 $2,742,458 794 12/21/84
76 287 No Small Affair Col. $4,994,094 1,247 $2,273,469 1,247 11/9/84
77 284 American Dreamer WB $5,021,751 801 $1,580,990 801 10/26/84
78 165 The Woman in Red Orion $25,308,147 1,069 $3,159,811 1,065 8/17/84
79 55 Splash BV $69,821,334 1,186 $6,174,059 829 3/9/84
80 201 Blame It on Rio Fox $18,644,570 1,234 $3,437,660 1,201 2/17/84
81 196 Unfaithfully Yours (1984) Fox $19,928,200 831 $3,774,126 820 2/10/84
82 169 Two of a Kind Fox $23,646,952 1,278 $3,344,942 1,244 12/16/83
83 276 Romantic Comedy MGM $6,857,733 911 $2,366,025 911 10/7/83
84 210 Valley Girl Atl $17,343,596 442 $1,856,780 442 4/29/83
85 125 Best Friends WB $36,821,203 1,080 $4,022,891 1,062 12/17/82
86 288 Summer Lovers Film $4,968,000 - n/a - 7/16/82
87 314 A Little Sex Uni. $2,370,376 550 $1,030,070 500 4/2/82
88 223 Continental Divide Uni. $15,578,237 - $3,218,347 864 9/18/81
89 30 Arthur WB $95,461,682 701 $2,719,534 701 7/17/81
90 308 Modern Romance Col. $2,863,642 - $18,225 1 3/13/81
91 94 Seems Like Old Times Col. $43,995,918 - n/a - 12/19/80
92 319 Just Tell Me What You Want WB $2,086,905 - $197,230 49 2/8/80
93 412 An Almost Perfect Affair Par. $85,493 - n/a - 4/27/79
94 112 Manhattan MGM $39,946,780 - $485,734 29 4/25/79
95 96 Love at First Bite AIP $43,885,000 - n/a - Apr 1979
96 215 The One and Only Par. $16,928,137 - n/a - 2/2/78
97 - I Could Never Be Your Woman BMD n/a - n/a - N/A
98 - Wedding Daze (formerly The Pleasure of Your Company) MGM n/a - n/a - N/A
99 - The Accidental Husband YFG n/a - n/a - N/A
TOTAL (All Movies):$12,648,728,486----
AVERAGE (All Movies):$25,656,6501,194$5,685,8041,125-
TOTAL
(Wide Releases Only):
$12,231,126,004----
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only):
$42,617,1641,994$10,458,7741,999-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-499


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
Juliet, Naked RAtt. 8/17/18
Second Act STX 11/21/18
Isn't It Romantic WB 2/14/19
Gambit (2014) CBS TBD