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Box Office Performance for Comedy Movies in 2011

Summary for all Years
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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2011 GrossTickets Sold
1 The Hangover Part II 5/26/2011 Warner Bros. R $254,464,305 32,088,815
2 Bridesmaids 5/13/2011 Universal R $169,211,718 21,338,174
3 Horrible Bosses 7/8/2011 Warner Bros. R $117,538,559 14,822,012
4 Hop 4/1/2011 Universal PG $108,085,305 13,629,925
5 Bad Teacher 6/24/2011 Sony Pictures R $100,292,856 12,647,270
6 Gnomeo and Juliet 2/11/2011 Walt Disney G $99,967,670 12,606,263
7 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked 12/16/2011 20th Century Fox G $97,848,114 12,338,980
8 Crazy, Stupid, Love 7/29/2011 Warner Bros. PG-13 $84,351,197 10,636,973
9 The Muppets 11/23/2011 Walt Disney PG $82,529,452 10,407,244
10 Tower Heist 11/4/2011 Universal PG-13 $76,802,225 9,685,022
11 Jack and Jill 11/11/2011 Sony Pictures PG $71,697,648 9,041,317
12 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules 3/25/2011 20th Century Fox PG $52,698,535 6,645,465
13 The Dilemma 1/14/2011 Universal PG-13 $48,475,290 6,112,899
14 Little Fockers 12/22/2010 Universal PG-13 $45,862,410 5,783,406
15 Hall Pass 2/25/2011 Warner Bros. R $45,060,734 5,682,312
16 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son 2/18/2011 20th Century Fox PG-13 $37,915,414 4,781,263
17 Paul 3/18/2011 Universal R $37,412,945 4,717,900
18 The Change-Up 8/5/2011 Universal R $37,243,418 4,696,522
19 30 Minutes or Less 8/12/2011 Sony Pictures R $37,053,924 4,672,625
20 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas 11/4/2011 Warner Bros. R $34,928,545 4,404,608
21 Arthur 4/8/2011 Warner Bros. PG-13 $33,035,397 4,165,876
22 The Sitter 12/9/2011 20th Century Fox R $26,816,340 3,381,632
23 Our Idiot Brother 8/26/2011 Weinstein Co. R $24,814,830 3,129,234
24 Your Highness 4/8/2011 Universal R $21,596,445 2,723,385
25 Gulliver's Travels 12/25/2010 20th Century Fox PG $15,324,755 1,932,504
26 Young Adult 12/9/2011 Paramount Pictures R $12,669,252 1,597,636
27 Prom 4/29/2011 Walt Disney PG $10,130,219 1,277,455
28 I Don't Know How She Does It 9/16/2011 Weinstein Co. PG-13 $9,659,074 1,218,042
29 Johnny English Reborn 10/21/2011 Universal PG $8,406,711 1,060,115
30 The Big Year 10/14/2011 20th Century Fox PG $7,204,138 908,466
31 Take Me Home Tonight 3/4/2011 Relativity R $6,928,068 873,652
32 Cedar Rapids 2/11/2011 Fox Searchlight R $6,861,102 865,208
33 The Guard 7/29/2011 Sony Pictures Classics R $5,336,144 672,905
34 Starbuck 7/29/2011 Entertainment One R $3,450,087 435,067
35 Le sens de l’humour 7/6/2011 Alliance Films Not Rated $3,179,193 400,907
36 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star 9/9/2011 Sony Pictures R $2,529,395 318,965
37 The Trip 6/10/2011 IFC Films Not Rated $2,030,962 256,111
38 Potiche 3/25/2011 Music Box Films R $1,618,844 204,141
39 Delhi Belly 7/1/2011 UTV Communications Not Rated $1,532,594 193,265
40 Breakaway 9/30/2011 Alliance Films PG-13 $1,481,735 186,851
41 Due Date 11/5/2010 Warner Bros. R $1,307,121 164,832
42 Desi Boyz 11/25/2011 Eros Entertainment Not Rated $1,066,167 134,447
43 Yamla Pagla Deewana 1/14/2011 Eros Entertainment Not Rated $971,240 122,476
44 The Beaver 5/6/2011 Summit Entertainment PG-13 $970,816 122,423
45 Redi 6/3/2011 Eros Entertainment Not Rated $934,951 117,900
46 I Love You, Phillip Morris 12/3/2010 Roadside Attractions R $911,157 114,900
47 Les femmes du 6ème étage 6/3/2011 Seville Not Rated $733,294 92,470
48 Terri 7/1/2011 ATO Pictures R $655,802 82,698
49 Double Dhamaal 6/24/2011 Reliance Big Pictures Not Rated $543,646 68,555
50 Le nom des gens 6/24/2011 Music Box Films R $514,237 64,847
51 Submarine 6/3/2011 Weinstein Co. R $467,602 58,966
52 Despicable Me 7/9/2010 Universal PG $310,760 39,188
53 Morning Glory 11/10/2010 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $251,756 31,747
54 Tanu Weds Manu 2/25/2011 Viva Entertainment Not Rated $240,020 30,267
55 Rien a declarer 8/26/2011 Entertainment One Not Rated $182,295 22,988
56 The Last Godfather 4/1/2011 Roadside Attractions PG-13 $164,247 20,712
57 A Good Old Fashioned Orgy 9/2/2011 Samuel Goldwyn Films R $154,604 19,496
58 3D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy 8/12/2011 China Lion Film Distribution Not Rated $152,365 19,213
59 Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji 1/28/2011 Viva Entertainment Not Rated $139,770 17,625
60 Wo Zhi Nv Ren Xin 2/3/2011 China Lion Film Distribution Not Rated $123,527 15,577
61 Jackass 3D 10/15/2010 Paramount Pictures R $120,275 15,167
62 Kaboom 1/28/2011 IFC Films Not Rated $118,919 14,996
63 Tiny Furniture 11/12/2010 IFC Films Not Rated $104,967 13,236
64 Henry's Crime 4/8/2011 Motion Pictures Film and Television R $102,541 12,930
65 A Little Help 7/22/2011 Freestyle Releasing R $96,868 12,215
66 Evil Bong 3 The Wrath Of Bong! 4/9/2011 Full Moon Features R $91,260 11,508
67 Dao Jian Xiao 3/18/2011 China Lion Film Distribution PG-13 $47,897 6,039
68 Tees Maar Khan 12/22/2010 UTV Communications Not Rated $45,764 5,770
69 CornerStore 8/12/2011 Shotown Pictures Not Rated $40,508 5,108
70 Tamara Drewe 10/8/2010 Sony Pictures Classics R $33,752 4,256
71 Meet Monica Velour 4/8/2011 Anchor Bay Entertainment R $33,042 4,166
72 Octubre 5/6/2011 New Yorker Not Rated $32,127 4,051
73 Cat Run 4/1/2011 Paladin R $30,100 3,795
74 Salvation Boulevard 7/15/2011 IFC Films R $28,004 3,531
75 Caesar & Otto's Summer Camp Massacre 9/16/2011 Nocturnal Features Not Rated $25,844 3,259
76 The Other Woman 2/4/2011 IFC Films R $25,423 3,206
77 Immigration Tango 2/18/2011 Roadside Attractions R $24,554 3,096
78 Bheja Fry 2 6/17/2011 Not Rated $22,266 2,807
79 Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale 12/3/2010 Oscilloscope Pictures R $20,917 2,637
80 4 aventures de Reinette et Mirabelle 7/20/2011 The Film Desk Not Rated $18,755 2,365
81 The Chaperone 2/18/2011 Samuel Goldwyn Films PG-13 $14,400 1,815
82 Peep World 3/25/2011 IFC Films R $14,351 1,810
83 Sympathy for Delicious 4/29/2011 Maya Releasing R $13,826 1,743
84 Elektra Luxx 3/11/2011 Samuel Goldwyn Films R $11,514 1,451
85 Matrimonio all'italiana 9/23/2011 Kino Classics Not Rated $10,600 1,336
86 Certifiably Jonathan 2/11/2011 Not Rated $7,826 986
87 Janie Jones 10/28/2011 TriBeca Films Not Rated $6,840 862
88 Chillar Party 7/8/2011 UTV Communications Not Rated $6,330 798
89 The Worst Movie EVER! 8/19/2011 Hiltz Squared Not Rated $5,303 668
90 Flypaper 8/19/2011 IFC Films Not Rated $5,043 636
91 The Catechism Cataclysm 10/19/2011 IFC Midnight Not Rated $4,373 551
92 Fancypants 9/30/2011 Humble Pie Films PG-13 $4,227 533
93 Balls to the Wall 10/21/2011 Midwest Movies R $3,140 395
94 To Die is Hard 12/17/2010 Driving With Our Eyes Shut Not Rated $1,938 244
95 Love, Wedding, Marriage 6/3/2011 IFC Films PG-13 $1,926 243
96 36 vues du Pic Saint Loup 7/9/2010 Cinema Guild Not Rated $1,839 231
97 Violet Tendencies 11/5/2010 Embrem Entertainment Not Rated $1,441 181
Total Gross of All Movies$1,856,019,626
Total Tickets Sold234,050,360

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2011. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2011. 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.