Box Office Performance for Romantic Comedy Movies in 2009

Summary for all Years
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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2009 GrossTickets Sold
1 The Proposal 6/19/2009 Walt Disney PG-13 $163,958,031 21,861,071
2 He's Just Not That Into You 2/6/2009 Warner Bros. PG-13 $93,953,653 12,527,154
3 The Ugly Truth 7/24/2009 Sony Pictures R $88,915,214 11,855,362
4 It's Complicated 12/25/2009 Universal R $59,178,840 7,890,512
5 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past 5/1/2009 Warner Bros. PG-13 $55,250,026 7,366,670
6 Confessions of a Shopaholic 2/13/2009 Walt Disney PG $44,277,350 5,903,647
7 All About Steve 9/4/2009 20th Century Fox PG-13 $33,862,903 4,515,054
8 (500) Days of Summer 8/7/2009 Fox Searchlight PG-13 $32,425,665 4,323,422
9 Did You Hear About the Morgans? 12/18/2009 Sony Pictures PG-13 $25,312,384 3,374,985
10 New in Town 1/30/2009 Lionsgate PG $16,734,283 2,231,238
11 My Life in Ruins 6/5/2009 Fox Searchlight PG-13 $8,677,425 1,156,990
12 Whatever Works 6/19/2009 Sony Pictures Classics PG-13 $5,306,706 707,561
13 Easy Virtue 5/22/2009 Sony Pictures Classics PG-13 $2,656,784 354,238
14 Love Aaj Kal 7/31/2009 Eros Entertainment Not Rated $2,430,083 324,011
15 Kambakkht Ishq 7/3/2009 Eros Entertainment Not Rated $1,445,739 192,765
16 Shall We Kiss? 3/27/2009 Music Box Films Not Rated $534,685 71,291
17 White On Rice 9/11/2009 Variance Films PG-13 $67,186 8,958
18 The Answer Man 7/24/2009 Magnolia Pictures R $26,676 3,557
19 I Hate Valentine's Day 7/3/2009 IFC Films PG-13 $11,004 1,467
20 Antarctica 8/29/2008 Regent Releasing R $5,133 684
21 Tru Loved 10/17/2008 Regent Releasing R $1,149 153
22 I Can't Think Straight 11/21/2008 Regent Releasing PG-13 $987 132
Total Gross of All Movies$635,031,906
Total Tickets Sold84,670,922

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2009. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2009. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2010 will most likely earn money in 2010 and 2011. Click on the individual movie to see its total gross over all the years in which it played.

Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. The next year starts the following day (Monday). For example, the "2004 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 2, 2005.

Inflation-adjusted figures are based ticket sale estimates, and may not be precise due to rounding errors.