21 Romantic Comedies That Never Got The Love They Deserved

    Whoever cast Andy Samberg in a romance is a genius!

    Before you scroll, I'd like to make one thing clear: I am of the firm belief that the rules of what constitutes a romantic comedy need to be relaxed. So for the purposes of this UNRANKED list of 21 great and underrated rom-coms, please understand an action, dramedy, or even sci-fi film can achieve rom-com status with a compelling couple thrown somewhere into the mix and a healthy dose of humor. 

    1. About Time (2013)

    Rachel McAdams and Domhnall Gleeson laughing in the street together in about time

    2. Adventureland (2009)

    Kristen stewart in a pool fully clothed in adventureland

    3. American Ultra (2015)

    Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart laying on the hood of a car together in American Ultra

    4. Bend It Like Beckham (2003)

    The team celebrating after a big win in Bend it like beckham

    5. The Big Sick (2017)

    Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan at a bar together in the big sick

    6. Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)

    Ryan Gosling Emma Stone about to kiss in crazy stupid love

    7. Date Night (2010)

    Steve Carell Tina Fey dressed like young artists in date night

    8. In a World... (2013)

    Carol recording in a vocal booth in In A World...

    9. The Lobster (2015)

    David dancing with a date at the hotel in the lobster

    10. The Long Shot (2019)

    Fred and Charlotte sitting on the couch together working in The Long shot

    11. Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)

    Thomas Mann and Olivia Cooke in a high school cafeteria in me and earl and the dying girl

    12. Obvious Child (2014)

    Jake Lacy, Jenny Slate and Gaby Hoffmann standing together on the street in Obvious Child

    13. Palm Springs (2020)

    Cristin Milioti and Andy Samberg floating in innertubes in a pool from above in palm springs.

    14. The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)

    a still of Anne Hathaway and Chris Pine arguing in the princess diaries 2

    15. Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)

    Aubrey Plaza in Safety not Guaranteed

    16. Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

    Keira Knightley and Steve Carell driving and smiling in seeking a friend for the end of the world

    17. Splash (1984)

    Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah kissing underwater in Splash

    18. The Switch (2010)

    A still of Kassie and Wally sitting together in the switch

    19. Top Five (2014)

    Andre and his fiance with paparazzi in top five

    20. What If (2013)

    Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan sitting in a diner booth in What If

    21. The Worst Person in the World (2021)

    Julie and her partner sitting on a bus together in the worst person in the world

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