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The Best Romantic Comedies Of 2018 

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Updated May 12, 2020 3.7k votes 1.1k voters 74k views 26 items

List Rules Only movies that have been released in 2018.

Romantic comedy movies of 2018 range from traditional rom-coms to comedy musicals on the genre. What were the best romantic comedy movies this year? Vote below to help decide. 

This list of 2018 romantic comedy movies features popular rom-coms released this year. Some good 2018 rom-coms include When We First Met, Half Magic, and Love, Simon.

What are the best new romantic comedy films? Vote below for your favorite 2018 chick flicks, and add anything you feel is missing.

If you are looking for more, check out our list of the top romantic comedies of 2020.

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Lana Condor, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart

Released: 2018

Directed by: Susan Johnson

To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a 2018 American teen romance film directed by Susan Johnson, based on the 2014 novel by Jenny Han. Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor) writes private love ...more

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Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp

Released: 2018

Directed by: Greg Berlanti

Love, Simon is a 2018 American comedy-drama film directed by Greg Berlanti, based on the novel by Becky Albertalli. Simon (Nick Robinson), a 17-year-old closeted gay high school student, is ...more
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Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan

Released: 2018

Directed by: Jon M. Chu

Crazy Rich Asians is a 2018 American film directed by Jon M. Chu, based on the novel by Kevin Kwan. American-born Chinese economics professor Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) accompanies her boyfriend ...more

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Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Joan Smalls

Released: 2018

Directed by: Claire Scanlon

Set It Up is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Claire Scanlon. Coworkers hatch a plan to set up their bosses on a date.

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Joey King, Joel Courtney, Jacob Elordi

Released: 2018

Directed by: Vince Marcello

The Kissing Booth is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Vince Marcello. A pretty, teenage girl (Joey King), who has never-been-kissed, finds her life turned totally upside down when she ...more

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When We First Met Adam DeVine, Alexandra Daddario, Robbie Amell

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ari Sandel

When We First Met is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Ari Sandel. After spending the perfect first night with the girl of his dreams (Alexandra Daddario), a guy (Adam DeVine) ...more
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Overboard Anna Faris, Eugenio Derbez, Eva Longoria

Released: 2018

Directed by: Bob Fisher, Rob Greenberg

Overboard is a 2018 American film directed by Bob Fisher and Rob Greenberg, and is a remake of the 1987 movie. A spoiled playboy (Eugenio Derbez) from a wealthy Mexican family winds up with ...more

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jayami.rathnayake added Candy Jar Sami Gayle, Jacob Latimore, Uzo Aduba

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ben Shelton

Candy Jar is a 2018 comedy film directed by Ben Shelton. An introverted high school girl from a working-class background (Sami Gayle) and her wealthy, debate-team nemesis (Jacob Latimore) can't ...more
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Daniel Doheny, Antonio Marizale, Joanna Adler

Released: 2018

Directed by: Craig Johnson

Alex Strangelove is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Craig Johnson. Alex Truelove (Daniel Doheny), a well-rounded high school senior with a wonderful girlfriend (Madeline Weinstein), ...more
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The Princess Switch Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio, Nick Sagar

Released: 2018

Directed by: Michael Rohl

The Princess Switch is a 2018 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Michael Rohl. When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they ...more
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Ibiza Gillian Jacobs, Vanessa Bayer, Phoebe Robinson

Released: 2018

Directed by: Alex Richanbach

Ibiza is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Alex Richanbach. A young American woman (Gillian Jacobs) and her two best friends seek out a hot DJ (Richard Madden) in Spain.

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Sanaa Lathan, Ernie Hudson, Lyriq Bent

Released: 2018

Directed by: Haifaa al-Mansour

Nappily Ever After is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Haifaa al-Mansour, based on the novel by Trisha R. Thomas. Tired of waiting for her longtime boyfriend (Ricky Whittle) to ...more
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Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Dj Dallenbach

Released: 2018

Directed by: Victor Levin

Destination Wedding is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Victor Levin. The story of two miserable and unpleasant wedding guests, Lindsay (Winona Ryder) and Frank (Keanu Reeves), who ...more
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Kat Graham, Quincy Brown, Romaine Waite

Released: 2018

Directed by: Bradley Walsh

The Holiday Calendar is a 2018 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Bradley Walsh. A struggling but talented photographer (Kat Graham) inherits an antique holiday advent calendar, ...more
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Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Shannon Purser, RJ Cyler, Noah Centineo

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ian Samuels

Sierra Burgess Is a Loser is a 2018 American teen comedy film directed by Ian Samuels, and a modern retelling of the Cyrano de Bergerac story. A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected ...more
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Heather Graham, Stephanie Beatriz, Jason Lewis

Released: 2018

Directed by: Heather Graham

Half Magic is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Heather Graham. Three women use their newly formed sisterhood to fight against sexism, bad relationships, and low self-esteem.
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Dog Days Eva Longoria, Nina Dobrev, Vanessa Hudgens

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ken Marino

Dog Days is a 2018 American comedy-drama film directed by Ken Marino. A group of interconnected people in Los Angeles are brought together by their lovable canine counterparts.
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Nat Wolff, Alex Wolff, Polly Draper

Released: 2018

Directed by: Polly Draper

Stella's Last Weekend is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Polly Draper. Two brothers find their relationship challenged when they find they are in love with the same girl, but it is also ...more
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After Everything Jeremy Allen White, Maika Monroe, DeRon Horton

Released: 2018

Directed by: Hannah Marks, Joey Power

After Everything is a 2018 American comedy drama film directed by Hannah Marks and Joey Power. A young couple's relationship develops quickly when one of them is diagnosed with a life-changing ...more
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Rose McIver, Ben Lamb, Alice Krige

Released: 2018

Directed by: John Schultz

A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding is a 2018 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by John Schultz, and a sequel to the 2017 film. A year after Amber (Rose McIver) helped Richard ...more
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Whitney Cummings, Sofía Vergara, Toby Kebbell

Released: 2017

Directed by: Whitney Cummings

The Female Brain is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Whitney Cummings, based on the 2006 book by Louann Brizendine. When a female scientist (Whitney Cummings) studies the differences ...more
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Entanglement Thomas Middleditch, Jess Weixler, Diana Bang

Released: 2018

Directed by: Jason James

Entanglement is a 2017 Canadian-American comedy-drama romance film directed by Jason James. While recovering from a suicide attempt, Ben Layton (Thomas Middleditch) accidentally falls in love ...more
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Noël Wells, Josh Radnor, Aya Cash

Released: 2018

Directed by: Theresa Bennett

Social Animals is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Theresa Bennett. A childless, single, broke, stoner (Noël Wells) attempts to salvage her failing business and love life while ...more
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Zosia Mamet, Matthew Shear, Deirdre O'Connell

Released: 2018

Directed by: Sophie Brooks

The Boy Downstairs is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Sophie Brooks. A young woman (Zosia Mamet) is forced to reflect on her first relationship when she inadvertently moves into ...more
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Basmati Blues Brie Larson, Scott Bakula, Donald Sutherland

Released: 2018

Directed by: Dan Baron

Basmati Blues is a 2017 American romantic comedy musical film directed by Danny Baron. A scientist (Brie Larson) who creates genetically modified rice with her father (Scott Bakula) is sent to ...more