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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-446
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Sex and the City WB (NL) $57,038,404 37.4% 3,285 $17,363 $152,647,258 5/30/08
2 Valentine's Day WB $56,260,707 50.9% 3,665 $15,351 $110,485,654 2/12/10
3 Hitch Sony $43,142,214 24.0% 3,575 $12,067 $179,495,555 2/11/05
4 50 First Dates Sony $39,852,237 33.0% 3,591 $11,097 $120,908,074 2/13/04
5 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/2/06
6 Mr. Deeds Sony $37,162,787 29.4% 3,231 $11,501 $126,293,452 6/28/02
7 Sweet Home Alabama BV $35,648,740 28.0% 3,293 $10,825 $127,223,418 9/27/02
8 Runaway Bride Par. $35,055,556 23.0% 3,158 $11,100 $152,257,509 7/30/99
9 Norbit P/DW $34,195,434 35.7% 3,136 $10,904 $95,673,607 2/9/07
10 Think Like a Man SGem $33,636,303 36.7% 2,015 $16,693 $91,547,205 4/20/12
11 The Proposal BV $33,627,598 20.5% 3,056 $11,004 $163,958,031 6/19/09
12 What Women Want Par. $33,614,543 18.4% 3,012 $11,160 $182,811,707 12/15/00
13 Bringing Down the House BV $31,101,026 23.4% 2,801 $11,103 $132,716,677 3/7/03
14 Sex and the City 2 WB (NL) $31,001,870 32.5% 3,445 $8,999 $95,347,692 5/27/10
15 Knocked Up Uni. $30,690,990 20.6% 2,871 $10,690 $148,768,917 6/1/07
16 Just Go With It Sony $30,514,732 29.6% 3,548 $8,601 $103,028,109 2/11/11
17 America's Sweethearts SonR $30,181,877 32.2% 3,011 $10,023 $93,607,673 7/20/01
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
19 Along Came Polly Uni. $27,721,185 31.5% 2,984 $9,289 $88,097,164 1/16/04
20 The Ugly Truth Sony $27,605,576 31.0% 2,882 $9,579 $88,915,214 7/24/09
21 About Last Night (2014) SGem $25,649,011 52.7% 2,253 $11,384 $48,637,684 2/14/14
22 Failure to Launch Par. $24,411,322 27.5% 3,057 $7,985 $88,715,192 3/10/06
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
24 27 Dresses Fox $23,007,725 30.0% 3,057 $7,526 $76,808,654 1/18/08
25 Shallow Hal Fox $22,518,295 31.8% 2,770 $8,129 $70,839,203 11/9/01
26 It's Complicated Uni. $22,100,820 19.6% 2,887 $7,655 $112,735,375 12/25/09
27 Notting Hill Uni. $21,811,180 18.8% 2,747 $7,940 $116,089,678 5/28/99
28 My Best Friend's Wedding Sony $21,678,377 17.1% 2,134 $10,158 $127,120,029 6/20/97
29 Fool's Gold WB $21,589,295 30.7% 3,125 $6,909 $70,231,041 2/8/08
30 Coming to America Par. $21,404,420 16.7% 2,064 $10,370 $128,152,301 6/29/88
31 What Happens in Vegas Fox $20,172,474 25.1% 3,215 $6,274 $80,277,646 5/9/08
32 Bewitched Sony $20,131,130 31.8% 3,174 $6,342 $63,313,159 6/24/05
33 No Strings Attached Par. $19,652,921 27.8% 3,018 $6,512 $70,662,220 1/21/11
34 Crazy, Stupid, Love. WB $19,104,303 22.6% 3,020 $6,326 $84,351,197 7/29/11
35 The Wedding Singer NL $18,865,080 23.5% 2,821 $6,687 $80,245,725 2/13/98
36 Maid in Manhattan SonR $18,711,407 19.9% 2,838 $6,593 $94,011,225 12/13/02
37 Friends with Benefits SGem $18,622,150 33.4% 2,926 $6,364 $55,802,754 7/22/11
38 You've Got Mail WB $18,426,749 15.9% 2,691 $6,847 $115,821,495 12/18/98
39 Easy A SGem $17,734,040 30.4% 2,856 $6,209 $58,401,464 9/17/10
40 Forgetting Sarah Marshall Uni. $17,725,330 28.1% 2,798 $6,335 $63,172,463 4/18/08
41 Just Married Fox $17,548,993 31.3% 2,766 $6,344 $56,127,162 1/10/03
42 Down to Earth Par. $17,268,883 26.9% 2,521 $6,850 $64,186,502 2/16/01
43 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $17,253,733 13.6% 1,579 $10,927 $126,680,884 6/25/93
44 Six Days, Seven Nights BV $16,485,276 22.2% 2,550 $6,465 $74,339,294 6/12/98
45 Just Like Heaven DW $16,408,718 34.0% 3,508 $4,677 $48,318,130 9/16/05
46 She's All That Mira. $16,065,430 25.4% 2,222 $7,230 $63,366,989 1/29/99
47 Something's Gotta Give Sony $16,064,723 12.9% 2,677 $6,001 $124,728,738 12/12/03
48 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
49 Jumping the Broom TriS $15,215,487 40.8% 2,035 $7,477 $37,295,394 5/6/11
50 Confessions of a Shopaholic BV $15,066,360 34.0% 2,507 $6,010 $44,277,350 2/13/09
51 Made of Honor Sony $14,756,850 32.1% 2,729 $5,407 $46,012,734 5/2/08
52 Life as We Know It WB $14,506,464 27.2% 3,150 $4,605 $53,374,681 10/8/10
53 Two Weeks Notice WB $14,328,494 15.3% 2,755 $5,200 $93,354,851 12/20/02
54 Blended WB $14,284,031 30.9% 3,555 $4,018 $46,294,610 5/23/14
55 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $14,022,105 38.1% 3,229 $4,342 $36,787,257 10/5/07
56 Something Borrowed WB $13,945,368 35.7% 2,904 $4,802 $39,046,489 5/6/11
57 There's Something About Mary Fox $13,740,644 7.8% 2,186 $6,285 $176,484,651 7/15/98
58 Good Luck Chuck LGF $13,652,001 39.0% 2,612 $5,226 $35,017,297 9/21/07
59 Boomerang Par. $13,640,706 19.5% 2,127 $6,413 $70,052,444 7/1/92
60 Music and Lyrics WB $13,623,630 26.9% 2,955 $4,610 $50,572,589 2/14/07
61 Forces of Nature DW $13,510,728 25.5% 2,058 $6,564 $52,888,180 3/19/99
62 The Wedding Planner Sony $13,510,293 22.4% 2,785 $4,851 $60,400,856 1/26/01
63 Serendipity Mira. $13,309,241 26.5% 2,601 $5,116 $50,294,317 10/5/01
64 Because I Said So Uni. $13,122,865 30.8% 2,526 $5,195 $42,674,040 2/2/07
65 Larry Crowne Uni. $13,096,065 36.8% 2,973 $4,405 $35,608,245 7/1/11
66 New Year's Eve WB (NL) $13,019,180 23.9% 3,505 $3,714 $54,544,638 12/9/11
67 Must Love Dogs WB $12,855,321 29.3% 2,505 $5,131 $43,894,863 7/29/05
68 The Holiday Sony $12,778,913 20.2% 2,610 $4,896 $63,224,849 12/8/06
69 As Good as It Gets Sony $12,606,928 8.5% 1,572 $8,020 $148,478,011 12/25/97
70 Nine Months Fox $12,522,240 18.0% 1,458 $8,588 $69,684,532 7/14/95
71 Groundhog Day Col. $12,517,672 17.7% 1,640 $7,632 $70,906,973 2/12/93
72 Fever Pitch Fox $12,400,125 29.5% 3,267 $3,795 $42,071,069 4/8/05
73 When in Rome BV $12,350,041 37.8% 2,456 $5,029 $32,680,633 1/29/10
74 40 Days and 40 Nights Mira. $12,229,529 32.2% 2,225 $5,496 $37,950,822 3/1/02
75 Arthur (2011) WB $12,222,756 37.0% 3,276 $3,731 $33,035,397 4/8/11
76 The Mirror Has Two Faces Sony $12,210,868 29.7% 2,489 $4,905 $41,083,864 11/15/96
77 The Back-Up Plan CBS $12,201,710 32.5% 3,280 $3,720 $37,490,007 4/23/10
78 Never Been Kissed Fox $11,836,707 21.3% 2,455 $4,821 $55,474,756 4/9/99
79 No Reservations WB $11,704,357 27.2% 2,425 $4,826 $43,107,979 7/27/07
80 Addicted to Love WB $11,446,098 33.0% 2,007 $5,703 $34,673,095 5/23/97
81 Pretty Woman BV $11,280,591 6.3% 1,325 $8,513 $178,406,268 3/23/90
82 All About Steve Fox $11,241,214 33.2% 2,251 $4,994 $33,862,903 9/4/09
83 The Wedding Date Uni. $11,129,580 35.1% 1,694 $6,570 $31,726,995 2/4/05
84 Brown Sugar FoxS $10,738,882 39.2% 1,372 $7,827 $27,363,891 10/11/02
85 Bridget Jones's Diary Mira. $10,733,933 15.0% 1,611 $6,662 $71,543,427 4/13/01
86 Clueless Par. $10,612,443 18.7% 1,653 $6,420 $56,631,572 7/21/95
87 The Five-Year Engagement Uni. $10,610,060 36.8% 2,936 $3,614 $28,835,528 4/27/12
88 What to Expect When You're Expecting LGF $10,547,068 25.6% 3,021 $3,491 $41,152,203 5/18/12
89 License to Wed WB $10,422,258 23.8% 2,604 $4,002 $43,799,818 7/3/07
90 Mickey Blue Eyes WB $10,178,289 30.1% 2,573 $3,955 $33,864,342 8/20/99
91 Tin Cup WB $10,128,834 18.8% 2,012 $5,034 $53,854,588 8/16/96
92 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Uni. $10,044,890 25.0% 2,450 $4,099 $40,226,215 11/19/04
93 The American President Sony $10,014,558 16.7% 1,508 $6,640 $60,079,496 11/17/95
94 Someone Like You Fox $10,010,600 36.6% 2,345 $4,268 $27,343,067 3/30/01
95 She's Out of My League Par. $9,775,278 30.5% 2,956 $3,307 $32,010,860 3/12/10
96 Definitely, Maybe Uni. $9,764,270 30.3% 2,204 $4,430 $32,241,649 2/14/08
97 The Object of My Affection Fox $9,725,855 33.3% 1,890 $5,146 $29,187,243 4/17/98
98 Kate and Leopold Mira. $9,725,408 20.6% 2,452 $3,966 $47,121,859 12/25/01
99 The Sweetest Thing Sony $9,430,667 38.2% 2,670 $3,532 $24,718,164 4/12/02
100 The Prince and Me Par. $9,406,378 33.4% 2,682 $3,507 $28,176,497 4/2/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 280 titles):
$9,886,64523.2%1,892$5,225$42,591,944-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-446

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
Life Partners Magn. 12/5/14
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit CBS TBD