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The Best Romantic Comedies of 2008

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List of the best 2008 romantic comedy movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Some of these romantic-comedies are more comedy than romance, while others focus more on the hardships of relationships and the theme of love conquers all. These are all the romantic comedy movies that defined the year 2008, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

List is made up of movies like WALL-E and Sex and the City. This isn't necessarily a list of all romantic comedy movies from 2008, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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    Forgetting Sarah Marshall
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    Forgetting Sarah Marshall

    Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell

    Released2008

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

    Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nicholas... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Zack and Miri Make a Porno
    16
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    Zack and Miri Make a Porno

    Elizabeth Banks, Seth Rogen

    Released2008

    Directed byKevin Smith

    This film is a 2008 romantic comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith, distributed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    27 Dresses
    10
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    27 Dresses

    Katherine Heigl, Malin Åkerman

    Released2008

    Directed byAnne Fletcher

    27 Dresses is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Anne Fletcher and written by Aline Brosh... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
    8
    3

    Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

    Kat Dennings, Michael Cera

    Released2008

    Directed byPeter Sollett

    Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist is a 2008 romantic comedy-drama film directed by Peter... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Definitely, Maybe
    7
    2

    Definitely, Maybe

    Elizabeth Banks, Rachel Weisz

    Released2008

    Directed byAdam Brooks

    Definitely, Maybe is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Adam... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Tulpan
    8
    4

    Tulpan

    Tolepbergen Baisakalov, Esentai Tulendiev

    Released2008

    Directed bySergey Dvortsevoy

    Tulpan is a 2008 film directed by Sergey Dvortsevoy.Amazon_watch buy button
  • 7
    Twilight
    5
    2

    Twilight

    Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene

    Released2008

    Directed byCatherine Hardwicke

    Twilight is a 2008 American vampire romance film based on Stephenie Meyer's popular novel of... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Four Christmases
    8
    6

    Four Christmases

    Reese Witherspoon, Robert Duvall

    Released2008

    Directed bySeth Gordon

    Four Christmases is a Christmas-themed romantic comedy film about a couple visiting all four... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    My Best Friend's Girlfriend
    6
    4

    My Best Friend's Girlfriend

    Marian Rivera, Richard Gutierrez

    Released2008

    Directed byMark A. Reyes

    My Best Friend's Girlfriend is a 2008 Filipino romantic comedy film, released in 2008 under... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 10
    Another Cinderella Story
    5
    3

    Another Cinderella Story

    Selena Gomez, Jane Lynch

    Released2008

    Directed byDamon Santostefano

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  • 11
    Chintakayala Ravi
    6
    4

    Chintakayala Ravi

    Anushka Shetty, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam

    Released2008

    Directed byYogie

    Chintakayala Ravi is a 2008 Telugu, romantic comedy produced by Nallamalupu Bujji on Sri... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    The House Bunny
    4
    2

    The House Bunny

    Emma Stone, Kat Dennings

    Released2008

    Directed byFred Wolf

    The House Bunny is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Fred Wolf, written by Kirsten Smith... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    Slumdog Millionaire
    4
    4

    Slumdog Millionaire

    Freida Pinto, Anil Kapoor

    Released2008

    Directed byLoveleen Tandan, Danny Boyle

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  • 14
    How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
    4
    6

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert B. Weide

    How to Lose Friends & Alienate People is a 2008 British comedy film based upon Toby Young's... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    WALL-E
    2
    2

    WALL-E

    Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman

    Released2008

    Directed byAndrew Stanton

    WALL-E is a 2008 American computer-animated science-fiction comedy film produced by Pixar... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Everybody Wants to Be Italian
    2
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    Everybody Wants to Be Italian

    Penny Marshall, Jon Huntsman

    Released2008

    Directed byJason Todd Ipson

    Everybody Wants to Be Italian is a 2007 American romantic comedy film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    The Wackness
    0
    0

    The Wackness

    Famke Janssen, Ben Kingsley

    Released2008

    Directed byJonathan Levine

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  • 18
    Fool's Gold
    2
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    Fool's Gold

    Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey

    Released2008

    Directed byAndy Tennant

    Fool's Gold is an 2008 American-Australian adventure-romance film from Warner Bros. Pictures... more on Wikipedia

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    Over Her Dead Body
    3
    2

    Over Her Dead Body

    Eva Longoria, Owen Wilson

    Released2008

    Directed byJeff Lowell

    This film is a romantic comedy film starring Eva Longoria, Paul Rudd, Lake Bell, Jason Biggs,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    Sex and the City
    2
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    Sex and the City

    Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson

    Released2008

    Directed byMichael Patrick King

    This film is a 2008 American blue romantic comedy film written and directed by Michael Patrick... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Made of Honor
    2
    2

    Made of Honor

    Michelle Monaghan, Patrick Dempsey

    Released2008

    Directed byPaul Weiland

    Made of Honor is a 2008 American romantic comedy film directed by Paul Weiland and story... more on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    Get Smart
    4
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    Get Smart

    Anne Hathaway, Dwayne Johnson

    Released2008

    Directed byPeter Segal

    Get Smart is a 2008 American action comedy film which was produced by Leonard B. Stern, who is... more on Wikipedia

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  • 23
    Jalsa
    2
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    Jalsa

    Ileana D'Cruz, Pawan Kalyan

    Released2008

    Directed byTrivikram Srinivas

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  • 24
    Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na
    2
    0

    Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na

    Genelia D'Souza, Paresh Rawal

    Released2008

    Directed byAbbas Tyrewala

    Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na is a 2008 Indian romantic comedy film, written and directed by Abbas... more on Wikipedia
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    Leatherheads
    0
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    Leatherheads

    George Clooney, Renée Zellweger

    Released2008

    Directed byGeorge Clooney

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