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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
1 237 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC $3,002,241 1.2% 657 $4,569 $241,438,208 8/2/02
2 12 What Women Want Par. $33,614,543 18.4% 3,012 $11,160 $182,811,707 12/15/00
3 3 Hitch Sony $43,142,214 24.0% 3,575 $12,067 $179,495,555 2/11/05
4 80 Pretty Woman BV $11,280,591 6.3% 1,325 $8,513 $178,406,268 3/23/90
5 56 There's Something About Mary Fox $13,740,644 7.8% 2,186 $6,285 $176,484,651 7/15/98
6 11 The Proposal BV $33,627,598 20.5% 3,056 $11,004 $163,958,031 6/19/09
7 1 Sex and the City WB (NL) $57,038,404 37.4% 3,285 $17,363 $152,647,258 5/30/08
8 8 Runaway Bride Par. $35,055,556 23.0% 3,158 $11,100 $152,257,509 7/30/99
9 15 Knocked Up Uni. $30,690,990 20.6% 2,871 $10,690 $148,768,917 6/1/07
10 68 As Good as It Gets Sony $12,606,928 8.5% 1,572 $8,020 $148,478,011 12/25/97
11 13 Bringing Down the House BV $31,101,026 23.4% 2,801 $11,103 $132,716,677 3/7/03
12 203 Silver Linings Playbook Wein. $4,079,314 3.1% 745 $5,476 $132,092,958 12/25/12
13 30 Coming to America Par. $21,404,420 16.7% 2,064 $10,370 $128,152,301 6/29/88
14 7 Sweet Home Alabama BV $35,648,740 28.0% 3,293 $10,825 $127,223,418 9/27/02
15 28 My Best Friend's Wedding Sony $21,678,377 17.1% 2,134 $10,158 $127,120,029 6/20/97
16 43 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $17,253,733 13.6% 1,579 $10,927 $126,680,884 6/25/93
17 6 Mr. Deeds Sony $37,162,787 29.4% 3,231 $11,501 $126,293,452 6/28/02
18 47 Something's Gotta Give Sony $16,064,723 12.9% 2,677 $6,001 $124,728,738 12/12/03
19 4 50 First Dates Sony $39,852,237 33.0% 3,591 $11,097 $120,908,074 2/13/04
20 5 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/2/06
21 27 Notting Hill Uni. $21,811,180 18.8% 2,747 $7,940 $116,089,678 5/28/99
22 38 You've Got Mail WB $18,426,749 15.9% 2,691 $6,847 $115,821,495 12/18/98
23 26 It's Complicated Uni. $22,100,820 19.6% 2,887 $7,655 $112,735,375 12/25/09
24 2 Valentine's Day WB $56,260,707 50.9% 3,665 $15,351 $110,485,654 2/12/10
25 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
26 16 Just Go With It Sony $30,514,732 29.6% 3,548 $8,601 $103,028,109 2/11/11
27 196 Shakespeare in Love Mira. $4,224,426 4.2% 632 $6,684 $100,317,794 1/8/99
28 9 Norbit P/DW $34,195,434 35.7% 3,136 $10,904 $95,673,607 2/9/07
29 242 Arthur WB $2,719,534 2.8% 701 $3,879 $95,461,682 7/17/81
30 14 Sex and the City 2 WB (NL) $31,001,870 32.5% 3,445 $8,999 $95,347,692 5/27/10
31 36 Maid in Manhattan SonR $18,711,407 19.9% 2,838 $6,593 $94,011,225 12/13/02
32 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
33 17 America's Sweethearts SonR $30,181,877 32.2% 3,011 $10,023 $93,607,673 7/20/01
34 53 Two Weeks Notice WB $14,328,494 15.3% 2,755 $5,200 $93,354,851 12/20/02
35 107 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $8,846,522 9.5% 775 $11,414 $92,823,546 7/21/89
36 10 Think Like a Man SGem $33,636,303 36.7% 2,015 $16,693 $91,547,205 4/20/12
37 20 The Ugly Truth Sony $27,605,576 31.0% 2,882 $9,579 $88,915,214 7/24/09
38 22 Failure to Launch Par. $24,411,322 27.5% 3,057 $7,985 $88,715,192 3/10/06
39 19 Along Came Polly Uni. $27,721,185 31.5% 2,984 $9,289 $88,097,164 1/16/04
40 34 Crazy, Stupid, Love. WB $19,104,303 22.6% 3,020 $6,326 $84,351,197 7/29/11
41 100 While You Were Sleeping BV $9,288,915 11.5% 1,421 $6,536 $81,057,016 4/21/95
42 178 Moonstruck MGM $5,069,508 6.3% 635 $7,983 $80,640,528 1/15/88
43 31 What Happens in Vegas Fox $20,172,474 25.1% 3,215 $6,274 $80,277,646 5/9/08
44 35 The Wedding Singer NL $18,865,080 23.5% 2,821 $6,687 $80,245,725 2/13/98
45 24 27 Dresses Fox $23,007,725 30.0% 3,057 $7,526 $76,808,654 1/18/08
46 44 Six Days, Seven Nights BV $16,485,276 22.2% 2,550 $6,465 $74,339,294 6/12/98
47 84 Bridget Jones's Diary Mira. $10,733,933 15.0% 1,611 $6,662 $71,543,427 4/13/01
48 48 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
49 70 Groundhog Day Col. $12,517,672 17.7% 1,640 $7,632 $70,906,973 2/12/93
50 25 Shallow Hal Fox $22,518,295 31.8% 2,770 $8,129 $70,839,203 11/9/01
51 33 No Strings Attached Par. $19,652,921 27.8% 3,018 $6,512 $70,662,220 1/21/11
52 29 Fool's Gold WB $21,589,295 30.7% 3,125 $6,909 $70,231,041 2/8/08
53 58 Boomerang Par. $13,640,706 19.5% 2,127 $6,413 $70,052,444 7/1/92
54 155 Splash BV $6,174,059 8.8% 829 $7,447 $69,821,334 3/9/84
55 69 Nine Months Fox $12,522,240 18.0% 1,458 $8,588 $69,684,532 7/14/95
56 124 The Secret of My Success Uni. $7,766,452 11.6% 1,336 $5,813 $66,995,879 4/10/87
57 42 Down to Earth Par. $17,268,883 26.9% 2,521 $6,850 $64,186,502 2/16/01
58 187 Working Girl Fox $4,718,485 7.4% 1,051 $4,489 $63,779,477 12/23/88
59 46 She's All That Mira. $16,065,430 25.4% 2,222 $7,230 $63,366,989 1/29/99
60 32 Bewitched Sony $20,131,130 31.8% 3,174 $6,342 $63,313,159 6/24/05
61 67 The Holiday Sony $12,778,913 20.2% 2,610 $4,896 $63,224,849 12/8/06
62 40 Forgetting Sarah Marshall Uni. $17,725,330 28.1% 2,798 $6,335 $63,172,463 4/18/08
63 61 The Wedding Planner Sony $13,510,293 22.4% 2,785 $4,851 $60,400,856 1/26/01
64 92 The American President Sony $10,014,558 16.7% 1,508 $6,640 $60,079,496 11/17/95
65 109 Love Actually Uni. $8,698,030 14.6% 1,177 $7,390 $59,696,144 11/14/03
66 104 Housesitter Uni. $9,106,950 15.6% 1,671 $5,450 $58,500,635 6/12/92
67 39 Easy A SGem $17,734,040 30.4% 2,856 $6,209 $58,401,464 9/17/10
68 164 Midnight in Paris SPC $5,830,723 10.3% 944 $6,177 $56,817,045 6/10/11
69 85 Clueless Par. $10,612,443 18.7% 1,653 $6,420 $56,631,572 7/21/95
70 41 Just Married Fox $17,548,993 31.3% 2,766 $6,344 $56,127,162 1/10/03
71 37 Friends with Benefits SGem $18,622,150 33.4% 2,926 $6,364 $55,802,754 7/22/11
72 77 Never Been Kissed Fox $11,836,707 21.3% 2,455 $4,821 $55,474,756 4/9/99
73 134 Doc Hollywood WB $7,251,854 13.2% 1,575 $4,604 $54,830,779 8/2/91
74 65 New Year's Eve WB (NL) $13,019,180 23.9% 3,505 $3,714 $54,544,638 12/9/11
75 90 Tin Cup WB $10,128,834 18.8% 2,012 $5,034 $53,854,588 8/16/96
76 170 Sabrina Par. $5,563,259 10.4% 1,821 $3,055 $53,672,080 12/15/95
77 52 Life as We Know It WB $14,506,464 27.2% 3,150 $4,605 $53,374,681 10/8/10
78 60 Forces of Nature DW $13,510,728 25.5% 2,058 $6,564 $52,888,180 3/19/99
79 199 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $4,162,489 7.9% 721 $5,773 $52,700,832 4/15/94
80 181 Bull Durham Orion $5,009,301 9.8% 1,238 $4,046 $50,888,729 6/17/88
81 59 Music and Lyrics WB $13,623,630 26.9% 2,955 $4,610 $50,572,589 2/14/07
82 62 Serendipity Mira. $13,309,241 26.5% 2,601 $5,116 $50,294,317 10/5/01
83 119 Legal Eagles Uni. $8,043,360 16.1% 1,248 $6,445 $49,851,591 6/20/86
84 21 About Last Night (2014) SGem $25,649,011 52.9% 2,253 $11,384 $48,500,519 2/14/14
85 45 Just Like Heaven DW $16,408,718 34.0% 3,508 $4,677 $48,318,130 9/16/05
86 97 Kate and Leopold Mira. $9,725,408 20.6% 2,452 $3,966 $47,121,859 12/25/01
87 152 One Fine Day Fox $6,226,430 13.5% 1,946 $3,199 $46,151,454 12/20/96
88 51 Made of Honor Sony $14,756,850 32.1% 2,729 $5,407 $46,012,734 5/2/08
89 50 Confessions of a Shopaholic BV $15,066,360 34.0% 2,507 $6,010 $44,277,350 2/13/09
90 66 Must Love Dogs WB $12,855,321 29.3% 2,505 $5,131 $43,894,863 7/29/05
91 88 License to Wed WB $10,422,258 23.8% 2,604 $4,002 $43,799,818 7/3/07
92 238 Sense and Sensibility Sony $2,907,705 6.7% 608 $4,782 $43,182,776 1/26/96
93 78 No Reservations WB $11,704,357 27.2% 2,425 $4,826 $43,107,979 7/27/07
94 224 Rumor Has It WB $3,473,155 8.1% 2,815 $1,233 $43,000,262 12/25/05
95 160 Mannequin Fox $6,001,208 14.0% 932 $6,439 $42,721,196 2/13/87
96 63 Because I Said So Uni. $13,122,865 30.8% 2,526 $5,195 $42,674,040 2/2/07
97 71 Fever Pitch Fox $12,400,125 29.5% 3,267 $3,795 $42,071,069 4/8/05
98 113 About a Boy Uni. $8,557,630 20.7% 1,207 $7,090 $41,385,278 5/17/02
99 87 What to Expect When You're Expecting LGF $10,547,068 25.6% 3,021 $3,491 $41,152,203 5/18/12
100 75 The Mirror Has Two Faces Sony $12,210,868 29.7% 2,489 $4,905 $41,083,864 11/15/96
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