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Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

Updated September 21, 2019 28.1k views6 items

List of Romantic comedy movies/films with performances by Meryl Streep, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Meryl Streep Romantic comedy roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Meryl Streep Romantic comedy movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Meryl Streep has become known for playing characters in Romantic comedy movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.

Manhattan and Defending Your Life are included in this list.

This list answers the questions, "What Romantic comedy movies has Meryl Streep been in?" and "What are the best Meryl Streep Romantic comedy roles?"

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  • Defending Your Life is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    Defending Your Life

    Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine

    Released1991

    Directed byAlbert Brooks

    Defending Your Life is a 1991 romantic comedy-fantasy film about a man who arrives in the... more on Wikipedia
  • Heartburn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    Heartburn

    Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep

    Released1986

    Directed byMike Nichols

    Heartburn is a 1986 American comedy-drama film directed by Mike Nichols and starring Meryl... more on Wikipedia

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  • It's Complicated is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    It's Complicated

    Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey

    Released2009

    Directed byNancy Meyers

    It's Complicated is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Nancy Meyers.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Mamma Mia! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    Mamma Mia!

    Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep

    Released2008

    Directed byPhyllida Lloyd

    Mamma Mia! is a 2008 British/American/Swedish musical/romantic comedy film adapted from the... more on Wikipedia

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  • Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    Manhattan

    Meryl Streep, Woody Allen

    Released1979

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Manhattan is a 1979 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Woody Allen and produced... more on Wikipedia

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  • Prime is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Meryl Streep Romantic Comedy Roles

    Prime

    Meryl Streep, Uma Thurman

    Released2005

    Directed byBen Younger

    Prime is a 2005 American romantic comedy film starring Uma Thurman, Meryl Streep and Bryan... more on Wikipedia

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