The Top 10 Highest Grossing Rom Coms of the Millennium


There is no denying the on-screen chemistry of actors in rom coms. However, sometimes the chemistry is just too real to look away. Here are the top 10 highest grossing rom coms of the millennium. You may want to sit back and begin a movie marathon with your SO!

10. Sex and the City (2008) — $152M

Carrie, Miranda, Samantha and Charlotte are four smart and dynamic New York-based women. Despite their differences and ever-changing sex lives, they stick together through the ups and downs and make their way to the other side.

9. Jerry Maguire (1996) — $153M

Sports agent Jerry Maguire tries to get back on his feet after being fired from his job. However, the only client he has is Rod Tidwell, a disgruntled football player who wants a better contract.

8. The Proposal (2009) — $163M

When New York editor Margaret faces deportation, she convinces her assistant Andrew to marry her in return for a promotion. However, when she visits his hometown, it changes her in many ways and the two find each other in a real relationship.

7. Crazy Rich Asians (2018) — $174M

Rachel, a professor, dates a man named Nick and looks forward to meeting his family. However, she is shaken up when she learns that Nick belongs to one of the richest families in the country.

6. There’s Something About Mary (1998) — $176M

Ted, a geek, attempts to track down his high-school sweetheart Mary and hires a private detective to know her whereabouts. He soon realizes that he has to compete with others in order to impress her.

5. Pretty Woman (1990) — $178M

Edward, a rich entrepreneur, hires Vivian, a prostitute, to accompany him to a few social events. Trouble ensues when he falls in love with her and they try to bridge the gap between their worlds.

4. Hitch (2005) — $179M

Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens, a professional dating expert, helps men woo the women of their dreams. However, a gossip columnist soon begins to challenge everything he thinks he knows about romance.

3. What Women Want (2000) — $182M

Smooth-talking advertising executive Nick Marshall's life changes when an accident gives him the ability to hear what women are thinking.

2. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005) — $186M

A husband and wife struggle to keep their marriage alive until they realize they are both secretly working as assassins. Now, their respective assignments require them to kill each other.

1. My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) — $241M

Toula, a Greek woman trying to come to terms with her heritage, falls in love with a non-Greek man, and has to convince her family to accept him.

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