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Genres

Romantic Comedy

1978-Present



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-444
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
101 While You Were Sleeping BV $9,288,915 11.5% 1,421 $6,536 $81,057,016 4/21/95
102 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $9,252,232 23.5% 1,802 $5,134 $39,404,261 3/9/90
103 Leap Year Uni. $9,202,815 35.5% 2,511 $3,665 $25,918,920 1/8/10
104 Just Friends NL $9,191,331 28.2% 2,505 $3,669 $32,619,671 11/23/05
105 Housesitter Uni. $9,106,950 15.6% 1,671 $5,450 $58,500,635 6/12/92
106 Baggage Claim FoxS $9,031,102 41.9% 2,027 $4,455 $21,569,509 9/27/13
107 French Kiss Fox $9,018,022 23.2% 1,721 $5,239 $38,896,854 5/5/95
108 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $8,846,522 9.5% 775 $11,414 $92,823,546 7/21/89
109 That Awkward Moment Focus $8,742,109 33.5% 2,809 $3,112 $26,068,955 1/31/14
110 Love Actually Uni. $8,698,030 14.6% 1,177 $7,390 $59,696,144 11/14/03
111 Don Jon Rela. $8,677,009 35.4% 2,422 $3,583 $24,477,704 9/27/13
112 My Super Ex-Girlfriend Fox $8,603,460 38.2% 2,702 $3,184 $22,530,295 7/21/06
113 Fools Rush In Sony $8,588,068 29.1% 1,674 $5,130 $29,481,428 2/14/97
114 About a Boy Uni. $8,557,630 20.7% 1,207 $7,090 $41,385,278 5/17/02
115 10 Things I Hate About You BV $8,330,681 21.8% 2,271 $3,668 $38,178,166 3/31/99
116 Just Wright FoxS $8,284,989 38.5% 1,831 $4,525 $21,540,363 5/14/10
117 My Best Friend's Girl LGF $8,265,357 43.0% 2,604 $3,174 $19,219,250 9/19/08
118 It Could Happen to You TriS $8,112,822 21.4% 1,506 $5,387 $37,939,757 7/29/94
119 Keeping the Faith BV $8,078,671 21.8% 2,152 $3,754 $37,047,880 4/14/00
120 Legal Eagles Uni. $8,043,360 16.1% 1,248 $6,445 $49,851,591 6/20/86
121 I Love Trouble BV $7,827,002 25.4% 1,711 $4,574 $30,806,194 7/1/94
122 Return to Me MGM $7,820,836 23.9% 2,007 $3,896 $32,722,798 4/7/00
123 Picture Perfect Fox $7,809,026 24.9% 1,707 $4,574 $31,407,873 8/1/97
124 Blast from the Past NL $7,771,066 29.3% 2,542 $3,057 $26,511,114 2/12/99
125 The Secret of My Success Uni. $7,766,452 11.6% 1,336 $5,813 $66,995,879 4/10/87
126 Two Can Play That Game SGem $7,720,942 34.7% 1,297 $5,952 $22,235,901 9/7/01
127 Down to You Mira. $7,602,507 37.9% 1,971 $3,857 $20,069,008 1/21/00
128 The Big Wedding LGF $7,591,663 34.8% 2,633 $2,883 $21,819,348 4/26/13
129 A Lot Like Love BV $7,576,593 34.7% 2,502 $3,028 $21,845,719 4/22/05
130 Blind Date TriS $7,531,273 19.2% 1,251 $6,020 $39,321,715 3/27/87
131 How Do You Know Sony $7,484,696 24.8% 2,483 $3,014 $30,212,620 12/17/10
132 The Bachelor NL $7,480,288 34.4% 2,522 $2,966 $21,760,240 11/5/99
133 Monte Carlo Fox $7,453,944 32.1% 2,473 $3,014 $23,186,769 7/1/11
134 Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! DW $7,320,066 42.9% 2,711 $2,700 $17,071,962 1/23/04
135 Doc Hollywood WB $7,251,854 13.2% 1,575 $4,604 $54,830,779 8/2/91
136 Pride and Prejudice Focus $7,158,119 18.6% 1,299 $5,510 $38,405,088 11/23/05
137 Wimbledon Uni. $7,118,985 41.9% 2,034 $3,499 $17,001,133 9/17/04
138 Little Black Book SonR $7,075,217 34.2% 2,445 $2,893 $20,698,668 8/6/04
139 Summer Catch WB $7,018,593 35.5% 2,335 $3,005 $19,753,553 8/24/01
140 Boys and Girls Dim. $7,008,950 32.2% 1,983 $3,534 $21,799,652 6/16/00
141 Down with Love Fox $7,001,906 34.5% 2,123 $3,298 $20,305,251 5/16/03
142 A Guy Thing MGM $6,988,749 45.0% 2,515 $2,778 $15,545,431 1/17/03
143 Going the Distance WB (NL) $6,884,964 38.7% 3,030 $2,272 $17,804,299 9/3/10
144 Drive Me Crazy Fox $6,846,112 38.4% 2,222 $3,081 $17,845,337 10/1/99
145 The Truth About Cats & Dogs Fox $6,769,363 19.4% 1,413 $4,790 $34,861,807 4/26/96
146 New in Town LGF $6,741,530 40.3% 1,941 $3,473 $16,734,283 1/30/09
147 Laws of Attraction NL $6,728,905 37.7% 2,449 $2,747 $17,871,255 4/30/04
148 Deliver Us from Eva Focus $6,648,374 37.8% 1,139 $5,837 $17,573,594 2/7/03
149 L.A. Story TriS $6,616,915 22.9% 1,091 $6,065 $28,862,081 2/8/91
150 Did You Hear About the Morgans? Sony $6,616,571 22.4% 2,718 $2,434 $29,580,087 12/18/09
151 High Fidelity BV $6,429,107 23.6% 1,183 $5,434 $27,287,137 3/31/00
152 Love Don't Cost a Thing WB $6,315,311 28.8% 1,844 $3,424 $21,924,226 12/12/03
153 One Fine Day Fox $6,226,430 13.5% 1,946 $3,199 $46,151,454 12/20/96
154 Prime Uni. $6,220,935 27.3% 1,827 $3,405 $22,827,153 10/28/05
155 Life, or Something Like It Fox $6,219,234 43.0% 2,606 $2,386 $14,448,589 4/26/02
156 Splash BV $6,174,059 8.8% 829 $7,447 $69,821,334 3/9/84
157 Alex and Emma WB $6,111,074 43.0% 2,310 $2,645 $14,218,698 6/20/03
158 Chasing Liberty WB $6,081,483 49.9% 2,400 $2,533 $12,195,626 1/9/04
159 Pretty in Pink Par. $6,065,870 15.0% 827 $7,334 $40,471,663 2/28/86
160 Loser Sony $6,008,611 38.5% 2,016 $2,980 $15,618,626 7/21/00
161 Mannequin Fox $6,001,208 14.0% 932 $6,439 $42,721,196 2/13/87
162 Only the Lonely Fox $5,997,993 27.5% 1,521 $3,943 $21,830,957 5/24/91
163 Born Yesterday BV $5,911,343 32.9% 1,297 $4,557 $17,952,857 3/26/93
164 Milk Money Par. $5,846,533 32.2% 1,361 $4,295 $18,137,661 9/2/94
165 Midnight in Paris SPC $5,830,723 10.3% 944 $6,177 $56,817,045 6/10/11
166 Forget Paris Sony $5,812,656 17.5% 1,069 $5,437 $33,177,694 5/19/95
167 Serving Sara Par. $5,758,236 34.0% 2,154 $2,673 $16,930,185 8/23/02
168 Playing for Keeps FD $5,750,288 43.9% 2,837 $2,027 $13,102,272 12/7/12
169 Only You TriS $5,711,738 28.5% 1,600 $3,569 $20,059,210 10/7/94
170 Just My Luck Fox $5,692,285 32.9% 2,541 $2,240 $17,326,650 5/12/06
171 Sabrina Par. $5,563,259 10.4% 1,821 $3,055 $53,672,080 12/15/95
172 The Perfect Man Uni. $5,300,980 32.1% 2,087 $2,540 $16,535,005 6/17/05
173 Prelude to a Kiss Fox $5,273,395 26.4% 1,247 $4,228 $20,006,730 7/10/92
174 Arthur 2: On the Rocks WB $5,150,962 35.1% 1,426 $3,612 $14,681,192 7/8/88
175 Reality Bites Uni. $5,113,050 24.4% 1,149 $4,450 $20,982,557 2/18/94
176 Mr. Wrong BV $5,106,797 39.8% 1,487 $3,434 $12,825,141 2/16/96
177 That Old Feeling Uni. $5,103,075 30.8% 1,575 $3,240 $16,574,176 4/4/97
178 Breakin' All the Rules SGem $5,088,577 41.5% 1,318 $3,860 $12,264,319 5/14/04
179 Moonstruck MGM $5,069,508 6.3% 635 $7,983 $80,640,528 1/15/88
180 Her Alibi WB $5,037,047 26.9% 1,429 $3,524 $18,699,037 2/3/89
181 Dr. T and the Women Art. $5,012,867 38.2% 1,489 $3,366 $13,113,041 10/13/00
182 Bull Durham Orion $5,009,301 9.8% 1,238 $4,046 $50,888,729 6/17/88
183 Something New Focus $4,879,736 42.5% 1,265 $3,857 $11,468,568 2/3/06
184 Head Over Heels Uni. $4,804,595 46.1% 2,338 $2,055 $10,424,470 2/2/01
185 Frankie and Johnny (1991) Par. $4,768,177 20.9% 1,150 $4,146 $22,773,535 10/11/91
186 About Time Uni. $4,758,070 31.1% 1,200 $3,965 $15,322,921 11/8/13
187 Can't Buy Me Love BV $4,754,732 15.0% 1,256 $3,785 $31,623,833 8/14/87
188 Working Girl Fox $4,718,485 7.4% 1,051 $4,489 $63,779,477 12/23/88
189 Two If by Sea WB $4,656,986 43.7% 1,712 $2,720 $10,658,278 1/12/96
190 The Last Kiss (2006) P/DW $4,627,989 39.8% 1,357 $3,410 $11,614,790 9/15/06
191 Roxanne Col. $4,582,398 11.4% 847 $5,410 $40,050,884 6/19/87
192 Don Juan de Marco NL $4,556,274 20.6% 1,110 $4,104 $22,150,451 4/7/95
193 Bye Bye, Love Fox $4,523,048 37.4% 1,378 $3,282 $12,096,673 3/17/95
194 The Pick-Up Artist Fox $4,455,516 33.5% 1,129 $3,946 $13,290,368 9/18/87
195 Three to Tango WB $4,406,135 41.7% 2,234 $1,972 $10,570,375 10/22/99
196 A Midsummer Night's Dream FoxS $4,285,620 26.7% 1,080 $3,968 $16,071,990 5/14/99
197 Shakespeare in Love Mira. $4,224,426 4.2% 632 $6,684 $100,317,794 1/8/99
198 Murphy's Romance Col. $4,195,468 13.6% 1,046 $4,010 $30,867,525 1/31/86
199 Singles WB $4,184,875 22.7% 1,073 $3,900 $18,471,850 9/18/92
200 Four Weddings and a Funeral Gram. $4,162,489 7.9% 721 $5,773 $52,700,832 4/15/94
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 280 titles):
$9,886,64523.2%1,892$5,225$42,591,413-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-400, #401-444

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
Christian Mingle RM 10/10/14
Life Partners Magn. 12/5/14
How to Be Single WB 2/12/16
Gambit CBS TBD