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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-441
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 220 (500) Days of Summer FoxS $3,739,702 11.5% 817 $4,577 $32,391,374 8/7/09
2 115 10 Things I Hate About You BV $8,330,681 21.8% 2,271 $3,668 $38,178,166 3/31/99
3 402 200 Cartas VF $9,338 100.0% 2 $4,669 $9,338 6/14/13
4 24 27 Dresses Fox $23,007,725 30.0% 3,057 $7,526 $76,808,654 1/18/08
5 403 30 Beats RAtt. $8,624 58.7% 15 $575 $14,693 7/20/12
6 370 35 and Ticking Imag. $29,808 26.2% 6 $4,968 $113,794 5/20/11
7 74 40 Days and 40 Nights Mira. $12,229,529 32.2% 2,225 $5,496 $37,950,822 3/1/02
8 4 50 First Dates Sony $39,852,237 33.0% 3,591 $11,097 $120,908,074 2/13/04
9 114 About a Boy Uni. $8,557,630 20.7% 1,207 $7,090 $41,385,278 5/17/02
10 366 About Adam Mira. $33,300 20.9% 5 $6,660 $159,668 5/11/01
11 21 About Last Night (2014) SGem $25,649,011 52.7% 2,253 $11,384 $48,637,684 2/14/14
12 232 About Last Night... TriS $3,152,469 8.1% 642 $4,910 $38,702,310 7/4/86
13 186 About Time Uni. $4,758,070 31.1% 1,200 $3,965 $15,322,921 11/8/13
14 80 Addicted to Love WB $11,446,098 33.0% 2,007 $5,703 $34,673,095 5/23/97
15 157 Alex and Emma WB $6,111,074 43.0% 2,310 $2,645 $14,218,698 6/20/03
16 82 All About Steve Fox $11,241,214 33.2% 2,251 $4,994 $33,862,903 9/4/09
17 431 All Babes Want to Kill Me HCF $1,831 15.3% 1 $1,831 $11,975 2/16/05
18 349 All Over the Guy Lions $41,606 4.1% 7 $5,943 $1,022,324 8/10/01
19 435 Almost in Love Argo. $1,110 44.2% 1 $1,110 $2,510 2/15/13
20 19 Along Came Polly Uni. $27,721,185 31.5% 2,984 $9,289 $88,097,164 1/16/04
21 17 America's Sweethearts SonR $30,181,877 32.2% 3,011 $10,023 $93,607,673 7/20/01
22 271 American Dreamer WB $1,580,990 31.5% 801 $1,973 $5,021,751 10/26/84
23 93 The American President Sony $10,014,558 16.7% 1,508 $6,640 $60,079,496 11/17/95
24 400 Amy's Orgasm Magic $9,750 8.1% 1 $9,750 $119,664 8/23/02
25 376 Anything But Love IDP $24,641 30.3% 16 $1,540 $81,451 11/14/03
26 268 Anything Else DW $1,673,125 52.1% 1,033 $1,619 $3,212,310 9/19/03
27 243 Arthur WB $2,719,534 2.8% 701 $3,879 $95,461,682 7/17/81
28 75 Arthur (2011) WB $12,222,756 37.0% 3,276 $3,731 $33,035,397 4/8/11
29 174 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $5,150,962 35.1% 1,426 $3,612 $14,681,192 7/8/88
30 69 As Good as It Gets Sony $12,606,928 8.5% 1,572 $8,020 $148,478,011 12/25/97
31 338 Asa Nu Maan Watan Wild $53,140 22.6% 5 $10,628 $235,075 5/14/04
32 362 At Middleton Anch. $33,768 62.7% 20 $1,688 $53,837 1/31/14
33 350 Austenland SPC $40,662 1.9% 4 $10,166 $2,159,041 8/16/13
34 132 The Bachelor NL $7,480,288 34.4% 2,522 $2,966 $21,760,240 11/5/99
35 77 The Back-Up Plan CBS $12,201,710 32.5% 3,280 $3,720 $37,490,007 4/23/10
36 106 Baggage Claim FoxS $9,031,102 41.9% 2,027 $4,455 $21,569,509 9/27/13
37 322 Barcelona FL $102,820 1.4% 4 $25,705 $7,266,973 7/29/94
38 355 The Baxter IFC $37,437 20.6% 47 $796 $181,872 8/26/05
39 203 The Beautician and the Beast Par. $4,080,222 35.5% 1,801 $2,265 $11,486,880 2/7/97
40 64 Because I Said So Uni. $13,122,865 30.8% 2,526 $5,195 $42,674,040 2/2/07
41 217 Benny and Joon MGM $3,804,577 16.4% 1,310 $2,904 $23,261,580 4/23/93
42 209 Best Friends WB $4,022,891 10.9% 1,062 $3,788 $36,821,203 12/17/82
43 382 Best Man in Grass Creek Hrtl $19,918 24.4% 5 $3,983 $81,760 4/20/01
44 32 Bewitched Sony $20,131,130 31.8% 3,174 $6,342 $63,313,159 6/24/05
45 128 The Big Wedding LGF $7,591,663 34.8% 2,633 $2,883 $21,819,348 4/26/13
46 393 Bigger Than the Sky MGM $12,281 57.4% 9 $1,364 $21,398 2/18/05
47 48 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
48 227 Blame It on Rio Fox $3,437,660 18.4% 1,201 $2,862 $18,644,570 2/17/84
49 124 Blast from the Past NL $7,771,066 29.3% 2,542 $3,057 $26,511,114 2/12/99
50 54 Blended WB $14,284,031 31.3% 3,555 $4,018 $45,707,332 5/23/14
51 130 Blind Date TriS $7,531,273 19.2% 1,251 $6,020 $39,321,715 3/27/87
52 331 Blind Dating IDP $61,877 68.3% 74 $836 $90,560 5/11/07
53 414 Blind Shaft Kino $5,550 16.7% 1 $5,550 $33,272 2/6/04
54 434 Blonde Ambition First $1,322 20.6% 8 $165 $6,422 12/21/07
55 216 Boat Trip Art. $3,815,075 44.4% 1,714 $2,225 $8,600,126 3/21/03
56 306 Bollywood/Hollywood Cineb. $225,000 15.5% 32 $7,031 $1,454,510 10/25/02
57 59 Boomerang Par. $13,640,706 19.5% 2,127 $6,413 $70,052,444 7/1/92
58 163 Born Yesterday BV $5,911,343 32.9% 1,297 $4,557 $17,952,857 3/26/93
59 140 Boys and Girls Dim. $7,008,950 32.2% 1,983 $3,534 $21,799,652 6/16/00
60 5 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/2/06
61 178 Breakin' All the Rules SGem $5,088,577 41.5% 1,318 $3,860 $12,264,319 5/14/04
62 405 Breathing Room Arro. $7,750 47.5% 1 $7,750 $16,299 11/8/96
63 85 Bridget Jones's Diary Mira. $10,733,933 15.0% 1,611 $6,662 $71,543,427 4/13/01
64 92 Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Uni. $10,044,890 25.0% 2,450 $4,099 $40,226,215 11/19/04
65 13 Bringing Down the House BV $31,101,026 23.4% 2,801 $11,103 $132,716,677 3/7/03
66 336 Broken English Magn. $55,198 5.8% 7 $7,885 $956,919 6/22/07
67 319 The Broken Hearts Club SPC $109,694 6.3% 7 $15,670 $1,746,585 9/29/00
68 375 Broken Wings SPC $24,862 5.9% 5 $4,972 $421,454 3/12/04
69 84 Brown Sugar FoxS $10,738,882 39.2% 1,372 $7,827 $27,363,891 10/11/02
70 182 Bull Durham Orion $5,009,301 9.8% 1,238 $4,046 $50,888,729 6/17/88
71 250 The Butcher's Wife Par. $2,442,229 25.2% 800 $3,052 $9,689,816 10/25/91
72 193 Bye Bye, Love Fox $4,523,048 37.4% 1,378 $3,282 $12,096,673 3/17/95
73 187 Can't Buy Me Love BV $4,754,732 15.0% 1,256 $3,785 $31,623,833 8/14/87
74 384 Carandiru SPC $17,945 8.3% 6 $2,990 $216,335 5/14/04
75 208 Career Opportunities Uni. $4,024,800 35.5% 1,440 $2,795 $11,336,986 3/29/91
76 441 Chalet Girl IFC $192 11.2% 1 $192 $1,710 10/14/11
77 222 Chances Are TriS $3,664,386 22.5% 837 $4,378 $16,278,590 3/10/89
78 334 Charly Excel $56,900 7.0% 36 $1,580 $814,666 9/27/02
79 339 Chasing Amy Mira. $52,446 0.4% 3 $17,482 $12,021,272 4/4/97
80 158 Chasing Liberty WB $6,081,483 49.9% 2,400 $2,533 $12,195,626 1/9/04
81 252 Chasing Papi Fox $2,404,557 39.2% 585 $4,110 $6,130,049 4/16/03
82 437 Cheerful Weather for the Wedding IFC $727 27.4% 1 $727 $2,651 12/7/12
83 86 Clueless Par. $10,612,443 18.7% 1,653 $6,420 $56,631,572 7/21/95
84 421 The Color Wheel APD/C $3,884 21.4% 2 $1,942 $18,162 5/18/12
85 30 Coming to America Par. $21,404,420 16.7% 2,064 $10,370 $128,152,301 6/29/88
86 50 Confessions of a Shopaholic BV $15,066,360 34.0% 2,507 $6,010 $44,277,350 2/13/09
87 230 Continental Divide Uni. $3,218,347 20.7% 864 $3,724 $15,578,237 9/18/81
88 224 Cousins Par. $3,504,700 15.9% 720 $4,867 $22,026,369 2/17/89
89 34 Crazy, Stupid, Love. WB $19,104,303 22.6% 3,020 $6,326 $84,351,197 7/29/11
90 259 Creator Uni. $2,019,728 37.8% 820 $2,463 $5,349,607 9/20/85
91 391 Crimson Gold Wells $13,476 9.0% 2 $6,738 $148,959 1/16/04
92 344 Crossing Delancey WB $46,711 0.3% 1 $46,711 $16,262,415 8/26/88
93 345 Crush SPC $46,469 4.3% 10 $4,646 $1,084,935 4/5/02
94 329 Crying Ladies Unit. $65,664 49.4% 10 $6,566 $132,920 2/20/04
95 332 Damsels in Distress SPC $58,589 5.8% 4 $14,647 $1,008,455 4/6/12
96 397 Danny Deckchair Lions $10,304 6.4% 4 $2,576 $160,276 8/11/04
97 96 Definitely, Maybe Uni. $9,764,270 30.3% 2,204 $4,430 $32,241,649 2/14/08
98 148 Deliver Us from Eva Focus $6,648,374 37.8% 1,139 $5,837 $17,573,594 2/7/03
99 246 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $2,683,767 9.8% 760 $3,531 $27,398,584 4/12/85
100 150 Did You Hear About the Morgans? Sony $6,616,571 22.4% 2,718 $2,434 $29,580,087 12/18/09
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 278 titles):
$9,948,27423.2%1,899$5,239$42,846,013-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-441

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
What If (2014) CBS 8/8/14
The One I Love RTWC 8/22/14
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit CBS TBD