Box Office Performance for Comedy Movies in 2010

Summary for all Years
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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2010 GrossTickets Sold
1 Despicable Me 7/9/2010 Universal PG $251,266,265 31,846,167
2 Grown Ups 6/25/2010 Sony Pictures PG-13 $162,001,186 20,532,469
3 The Other Guys 8/6/2010 Sony Pictures PG-13 $119,219,978 15,110,263
4 Jackass 3D 10/15/2010 Paramount Pictures R $117,151,270 14,848,069
5 Little Fockers 12/22/2010 Universal PG-13 $110,200,515 13,967,112
6 Due Date 11/5/2010 Warner Bros. R $99,397,228 12,597,874
7 Date Night 4/9/2010 20th Century Fox PG-13 $98,711,404 12,510,951
8 Sex and the City 2 5/27/2010 Warner Bros. R $95,347,692 12,084,625
9 Dinner for Schmucks 7/30/2010 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $73,026,337 9,255,556
10 Diary of a Wimpy Kid 3/19/2010 20th Century Fox PG $64,003,625 8,111,993
11 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel 12/23/2009 20th Century Fox PG $63,697,677 8,073,216
12 Get Him to the Greek 6/4/2010 Universal R $60,974,475 7,728,070
13 The Tooth Fairy 1/22/2010 20th Century Fox PG $60,022,256 7,607,383
14 Easy A 9/17/2010 Sony Pictures PG-13 $58,401,464 7,401,959
15 Hot Tub Time Machine 3/26/2010 MGM R $50,269,859 6,371,338
16 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore 7/30/2010 Warner Bros. PG $45,539,292 5,771,773
17 Cop Out 2/26/2010 Warner Bros. R $44,875,481 5,687,640
18 Death at a Funeral 4/16/2010 Sony Pictures R $42,739,347 5,416,900
19 Vampires Suck 8/18/2010 20th Century Fox PG-13 $36,661,504 4,646,578
20 Marmaduke 6/4/2010 20th Century Fox PG $33,644,788 4,264,231
21 Scott Pilgrim vs. The World 8/13/2010 Universal PG-13 $31,524,275 3,995,472
22 Morning Glory 11/10/2010 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $30,787,963 3,902,149
23 Gulliver's Travels 12/25/2010 20th Century Fox PG $29,859,590 3,784,485
24 Ramona and Beezus 7/23/2010 20th Century Fox G $26,167,002 3,316,476
25 You Again 9/24/2010 Walt Disney PG $25,702,053 3,257,547
26 Lottery Ticket 8/20/2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $24,719,879 3,133,064
27 The Spy Next Door 1/15/2010 Lionsgate PG $24,307,106 3,080,748
28 The Kids Are All Right 7/9/2010 Focus Features R $20,811,365 2,637,688
29 Our Family Wedding 3/12/2010 Fox Searchlight PG-13 $20,249,621 2,566,491
30 Furry Vengeance 4/30/2010 Summit Entertainment PG $17,630,465 2,234,532
31 Youth in Revolt 1/8/2010 Weinstein/Dimension R $15,285,588 1,937,336
32 MacGruber 5/21/2010 Universal R $8,525,600 1,080,557
33 Cyrus 6/18/2010 Fox Searchlight R $7,461,082 945,637
34 City Island 3/19/2010 Anchor Bay Entertainment PG-13 $6,671,036 845,505
35 It's Kind of a Funny Story 10/8/2010 Focus Features PG-13 $6,363,628 806,543
36 Old Dogs 11/25/2009 Walt Disney PG $2,252,485 285,486
37 3 Idiots 12/23/2009 Big Pictures PG-13 $1,776,771 225,192
38 Micmacs 5/28/2010 Sony Pictures Classics R $1,259,693 159,656
39 I Love You, Phillip Morris 12/3/2010 Roadside Attractions R $1,218,204 154,398
40 Middle Men 8/6/2010 Paramount Vantage R $733,447 92,959
41 Couples Retreat 10/9/2009 Universal PG-13 $693,900 87,946
42 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 9/18/2009 Sony Pictures PG $605,368 76,725
43 The Virginity Hit 9/24/2010 Sony Pictures R $563,706 71,445
44 Jack Goes Boating 9/17/2010 Overture Films R $541,992 68,693
45 Tamara Drewe 10/8/2010 Sony Pictures Classics R $530,308 67,212
46 Today's Special 11/19/2010 Reliance Big Pictures R $317,831 40,282
47 Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale 12/3/2010 Oscilloscope Pictures R $226,568 28,715
48 Wild Target 10/29/2010 Freestyle Releasing PG-13 $109,338 13,857
49 The Romantics 9/10/2010 Four of a Kind Productions PG-13 $106,524 13,501
50 Crazy on the Outside 1/8/2010 Freestyle Releasing PG-13 $88,335 11,195
51 Patrik, Age 1.5 8/6/2010 Here Films Not Rated $57,060 7,231
52 A Serious Man 10/2/2009 Focus Features R $38,263 4,849
53 Mystery Team 8/28/2009 Roadside Attractions R $35,701 4,524
54 Expecting Mary 9/10/2010 Rocky Mountain Pictures PG $28,700 3,637
55 The Boat That Rocked 11/13/2009 Focus Features R $23,352 2,959
56 Paper Man 4/23/2010 MPI Media Group R $15,389 1,950
57 Hey, Hey, It's Esther Blueburger 4/23/2010 Monterey Media PG-13 $15,222 1,929
58 White Wedding 9/3/2010 The Little Film Company/Dada Films PG-13 $11,711 1,484
59 The Winning Season 9/3/2010 Roadside Attractions PG-13 $5,000 634
60 Big Fan 8/28/2009 First Independent Pictures R $3,666 464
61 The Slammin' Salmon 12/11/2009 Anchor Bay Entertainment R $2,510 318
62 $9.99 12/12/2008 Regent Releasing R $544 68
63 Bolt 11/21/2008 Walt Disney PG $180 23
64 To Die is Hard 12/17/2010 Driving With Our Eyes Shut Not Rated $112 14
Total Gross of All Movies$1,994,479,776
Total Tickets Sold252,785,743

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2010. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2010. 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.