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Listal's 100 Best Romantic Comedies

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People who added this item 4752  Average listal rating (3204 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.5 
1. Amélie (2001)
29 pts

Voters:

propelas, Xanadon't, Abhi, the giraffe

People who added this item 3037  Average listal rating (2053 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 8.1 
2. Groundhog Day (1993)
27 pts

Voters:

propelas, johanlefourbe, Xanadon't, The Mighty Celestial

People who added this item 3046  Average listal rating (2041 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
3. (500) Days of Summer (2009)
26 pts

Voters:

propelas, Xanadon't, Elizardc, the giraffe

People who added this item 1787  Average listal rating (1093 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.6 
4. When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
22 pts

Voters:

propelas, johanlefourbe, Xanadon't, The Mighty Celestial

People who added this item 1745  Average listal rating (1054 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.1 
5. Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
20 pts

Voters:

johanlefourbe, Abhi

People who added this item 1078  Average listal rating (653 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
6. Roman Holiday (1953)
19 pts

Voters:

Xanadon't, The Mighty Celestial

People who added this item 1827  Average listal rating (1165 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
7. High Fidelity (2000)
19 pts

Voters:

propelas, mika_, Xanadon't, the giraffe

People who added this item 3652  Average listal rating (2325 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
8. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
18 pts

Voters:

propelas, Elizardc, B374

People who added this item 1246  Average listal rating (784 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.4 
9. Chasing Amy (1997)
15 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay, johanlefourbe, the giraffe

People who added this item 3585  Average listal rating (2397 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.2 
10. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)
15 pts

Voters:

Xanadon't, The Mighty Celestial, the giraffe

People who added this item 1600  Average listal rating (1012 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
11. Some Like It Hot (1959)
14 pts

Voters:

Xanadon't, The Mighty Celestial

People who added this item 2133  Average listal rating (1329 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.3 
12. My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
13 pts

Voters:

Elizardc, B374

People who added this item 1520  Average listal rating (908 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
13. Music and Lyrics (2007)
13 pts

Voters:

Elizardc, B374

People who added this item 2230  Average listal rating (1397 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.1 
14. About a Boy (2002)
12 pts

Voters:

propelas, johanlefourbe

People who added this item 1906  Average listal rating (1157 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.2 
15. Annie Hall (1977)
12 pts

Voters:

johanlefourbe, the giraffe

People who added this item 1613  Average listal rating (1048 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.3 
16. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
11 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay, the giraffe
jay-jay's rating:

People who added this item 2529  Average listal rating (1628 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
17. Knocked Up (2007)
11 pts

Voters:

johanlefourbe, The Mighty Celestial, the giraffe

People who added this item 252  Average listal rating (146 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
18. Can't Buy Me Love (1987)
10 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay
jay-jay's rating:

People who added this item 1007  Average listal rating (602 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating 8.7 
19. City Lights (1931)
10 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 2459  Average listal rating (1548 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.5 
20. You've Got Mail (1998)
10 pts

Voters:

Elizardc

People who added this item 1694  Average listal rating (1026 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.8 
21. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
10 pts

Voters:

johanlefourbe, Elizardc

People who added this item 2894  Average listal rating (1850 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating
22. Notting Hill (1999)
10 pts

Voters:

propelas, Elizardc

People who added this item 904  Average listal rating (542 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.6 
23. A Lot Like Love (2005)
10 pts

Voters:

B374

People who added this item 2145  Average listal rating (1359 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.2 
24. The Princess Bride (1987)
10 pts

Voters:

the giraffe

People who added this item 670  Average listal rating (394 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.3 
25. It Happened One Night (1934)
9 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 3597  Average listal rating (2280 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.7 
26. Love Actually (2003)
9 pts

Voters:

Abhi

People who added this item 3001  Average listal rating (1988 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.4 
27. What Women Want (2000)
9 pts

Voters:

B374

People who added this item 1984  Average listal rating (1221 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.8 
28. The Girl Next Door (2004)
8 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 607  Average listal rating (380 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
29. Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
8 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 498  Average listal rating (306 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
30. His Girl Friday (1940)
8 pts

Voters:

The Mighty Celestial

People who added this item 336  Average listal rating (196 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.1 
31. Addicted to Love (1997)
8 pts

Voters:

Elizardc

People who added this item 799  Average listal rating (520 ratings) 6  IMDB Rating 6.5 
32. Blast from the Past (1999)
7 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 753  Average listal rating (481 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.3 
33. The Gold Rush (1925)
7 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 2371  Average listal rating (1451 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.2 
34. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
7 pts

Voters:

Abhi

People who added this item 454  Average listal rating (287 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating 5.2 
35. Loser (2000)
6 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 196  Average listal rating (115 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
36. You Can't Take It with You (1938)
6 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 47  Average listal rating (23 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 7.5 
37. A Little Romance (1979)
6 pts

Voters:

Abhi

People who added this item 254  Average listal rating (149 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
38. Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)
5 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 1917  Average listal rating (1143 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.1 
39. The Graduate (1967)
5 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 551  Average listal rating (335 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.3 
40. The Seven Year Itch (1955)
5 pts

Voters:

Xanadon't

People who added this item 88  Average listal rating (44 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.2 
41. Italian for Beginners (2000)
5 pts

Voters:

Abhi

People who added this item 2456  Average listal rating (1607 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.8 
42. As Good as It Gets (1997)
5 pts

Voters:

The Mighty Celestial, Abhi

People who added this item 578  Average listal rating (356 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating
43. The Wedding Date (2005)
5 pts

Voters:

B374

People who added this item 156  Average listal rating (96 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
44. The Sure Thing (1985)
4 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 728  Average listal rating (406 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
45. Love Me If You Dare (2003)
4 pts

Voters:

propelas

People who added this item 639  Average listal rating (388 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
46. The Philadelphia Story (1940)
4 pts

Voters:

mika_

People who added this item 995  Average listal rating (601 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.7 
47. America's Sweethearts (2001)
4 pts

Voters:

Abhi

People who added this item 1068  Average listal rating (644 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
48. While You Were Sleeping (1995)
4 pts

Voters:

B374

People who added this item 497  Average listal rating (305 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating
49. Fools Rush In (1997)
3 pts

Voters:

Jay Jay

People who added this item 1498  Average listal rating (907 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
50. Before Sunrise (1995)
3 pts

Voters:

mika_


 

The rules:
- Anyone is allowed to participate (you have to be a legitimate Listal members though, no bogus account allowed).
- You have to provide 10 movies, the first one being your favorite. The first you picked get 10 points, the last one get 1 point.
- When 2 movies have the same amount of points,movie with the most voters go ahead.
- When 2 movies have the same amount of points and voters, the first added go ahead.

thank to johanlefourbe & propelas for the rules

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Comments

Posted: 2 years, 11 months ago at May 26 11:14
1.Groundhog Day
2.About A Boy
3.Notting Hill
4.500 Days of Summer
5.Amelie
6.10 things i hate about you
7.Love me if you Dare
8.When Harry Met Sally
9.High Fidelity
10.Love and Other Drugs
ty very much but the credits go to johanlefourbe
Posted: 2 years, 11 months ago at May 26 17:15
****Updated****
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at May 27 22:36
1. City Lights
2. It Happened One Night
3. Arsenic and Old Lace
4. The Gold Rush
5. You Can't Take It with You
6. The Graduate
7. The Philadelphia Story
8. Before Sunrise
9. Adam's Rib
10. High Fidelity
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at May 28 1:31
****Updated****
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at May 28 8:19
@propelas, thanks for the reminder, buddy!

1.Four weddings and a funeral
2. Groundhog day
3. When Harry met Sally...
4. Annie Hall (actually most of Woody Allen's movies)
5. Sleepless in Seattle
6. Knocked up
7. Chasing Amy
8. About a boy
9. Hannah and her sisters
10. Manhattan

...and Before Sunrise is not a romantic comedy! in my book, at least...
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at May 28 10:59
^^Agreed^^, though it belongs on some other kind of best list somewhere. Great movie. But then again, I don't remember feeling like About a Boy was a romantic comedy when I saw it either, but others seem to disagree. Hmmm. As for my picks, off the top of my head...

1. High Fidelity
2. Roman Holiday
3. Some Like it Hot
4. Amelie
5. Groundhog Day
6. The Seven Year Itch
7. When Harry Met Sally
8. (500) Days of Summer

is that 10 yet? no?? Umm...

9. 40 Year Old Virgin
10. Breakfast at Tiffany's
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at May 28 12:44
***UPDATED***

@johanlefourbe I've never seen Before Sunrise, but one of the tags says Romantic COmedy.

Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 15 20:19
1. Roman Holiday
2. 40 Year Old Virgin
3. His Girl Friday
4. When Harry Met Sally
5. Some Like It Hot
6. Knocked Up
7. As Good As It Gets
8. Arthur
9. Groundhog Day
10. Sabrina
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 15 21:11
1. Four Weddings and a Funeral
2. Love Actually
3. Amelie
4. Shakespeare in Love
5. A Little Romance
6. Italian for Beginners
7. America's Sweethearts
8. Bridesmaids
9. Lost in Translation
10. As Good as it Gets
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 15 22:13
****Updated****

See shows you how differ we all think. See I wouldn't consider Groundhog Day a Romantic Comedy. See too me the romance isnt the main storyline. The main storyline too me is about him changing his ways in order to get unstuck so too speak. The Romance between him and Andie McDowell is a side story
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 16 0:37
1. You've got Mail
2. (500) Days of Summer
3. Addicted to Love
4. 10 Things I Hate About you
5. Music and Lyrics
6. My Bestfriend's Wedding
7. Sleepless in Seatle
8. No Strings Attached
9. Notting Hill
10. Breakfast at Tiffany's

BAT is last only because I don't actually count it as a Rom Com, but hey I can't think of anything else!
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 16 0:49
1. A Lot Like Love
2. What Women Want
3. My Best Friend's Wedding
4. Music and Lyrics
5. 10 Things I Hate About You
6. The Wedding Date
7. While You Were Sleeping
8. 50 First Dates
9. Kate & Leopold
10. The Proposal
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 16 4:18
1. The Princess Bride
2. Chasing Amy
3. Amelie
4. 500 Days of Summer
5. High Fidelity
6. Annie Hall
7. 40 Year Old Virgin
8. The Wedding Singer
9. Forgetting Sarah Marshall
10. Knocked Up
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 16 21:12
1. Tootsie
2. You've Got Mail
3. All Of Me
4. L.A. Story
5. Same Time Next Year
6. Sixteen Candles
7. Splash
8. The Purple Rose Of Cairo
9. Hannah and Her Sisters
10. The Philadelphia Story
Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago at Jun 24 9:12
OK, I got it wrong... could you change the votes please?
New list:
1. Four Weddings and a Funeral
2. High Fidelity
3. Love Actually
4. Amelie
5. Shakespeare in Love
6. A Little Romance
7. Italian for Beginners
8. America's Sweethearts
9. Bridesmaids
10. Lost in Translation
Posted: 2 years, 8 months ago at Aug 16 16:48
you added all of my favourites Great list ! ; )
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Sep 2 13:22
1. Annie Hall
2. Being John Malkovich (
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Sep 2 13:34
1.Manhattan
2.Annie Hall
3.Roman Holiday
4.Amelie
5.Breakfast at Tiffany's
6.City Lights
7.Chasing Amy
8.High Fidelity
9.The Philadelphia Story
10.(500) Days of Summer
Posted: 2 years, 7 months ago at Sep 2 14:13
1.Garden State
2.Easy A
3.Four Weddings and a Funeral
4.10 things i hate about you
5.Groundhog Day
6.Amelie
7.As Good As It Gets
8.Crazy,Stupid,Love
9.The Girl Next Door
10.Whatever Works
Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Jan 14 20:03
Glad to see Chasing Amy in the top 10.

1. Some Like It Hot
2. Amelie
3. (500) Days of Summer
4. Chasing Amy
5. Lost in Translation
6. When Harry Met Sally
7. Annie Hall
8. The Wedding Singer
9. Breakfast At Tiffany's
10. Zack and Miri Make A Porno
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Feb 22 23:35
Seriously... Knocked up?!
Posted: 1 year, 10 months ago at Jun 20 11:36
1. City Lights
2. Gold Rush
3. Amelie
4. Some Like It Hot
5. The Circus
6. Roman Holiday
7. Sabrina
8. 10 Things I Hate About You
9. There's Something About Mary
10. As Good As It Gets
Posted: 1 year, 10 months ago at Jun 20 12:05
1. 50 First Dates
2. Just Go With It
3. The Proposal
4. The Terminal
5. 13 Going On 30
6. The Sweetest Thing
7. Wedding Crashers
8. License to Wed
9. What Women Want
10. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Posted: 1 year, 10 months ago at Jun 20 13:28
1. Some Like It Hot
2. Annie Hall
3. Groundhog Day
4. Breakfast at Tiffany's
5. It Happened One Night
6. The Seven Year Itch
7. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
8. The Shop Around the Corner
9. You Can't Take It with You
10. The American President
Posted: 1 year, 5 months ago at Nov 2 15:54
1. Sleepless in Seattle
2. 50 First Dates
3. Benny and Joon (i think its a romantic comedy)
4. Pretty Woman
5. Overboard
6. Sweet Home Alabama
7. 500 days of summer
8. Runaway Bride
9. As Good as it gets
10. The Proposal

Posted: 1 year, 5 months ago at Nov 2 17:10
I included films that have romantic and comedic plots.
1. City Lights
2. Nights of Cabiria
3. The Apartment
4. La Dolce Vita
5. Rules of the Game
6. Modern Times
7. Sherlock Jr.
8. The Gold Rush
9. Some Like It Hot
10. Singin' in the Rain
The Cameraman and To Be or Not to Be almost made my list.
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Posted: 1 year ago at Apr 10 3:11
1. Sleepless in Seattle
2. Chasing Amy
3. Amelie
4. Annie Hall
5. Roman Holiday
6. Something's Gotta Give
7. While You Were Sleeping
8. Notting Hill
9. It's Complicated
10. Before Sunrise

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