Highest-grossing comedy film at the global box office
Who
The Hangover Part II
What
586,464,305 US dollar(s)
Where
Not Applicable ()
When

The Hangover Part II (USA 2011) is the highest-grossing comedy of all time at the global box office, having taken US$586,464,305 (£433,653,000) as of 11 January 2018.


The previous record holder was Meet The Fockers (2004), with a worldwide gross of $516,567,575 (£381,968,000), which still ranks second among the all-time highest-grossing comedies as of 11 January 2018.

The full list runs as follows:

1 / 2011 / The Hangover Part II / $586,464,305

2 / 2004 / Meet the Fockers / $516,567,575

3 / 2012 / Les Intouchables / $484,873,045

4 / 2003 / Bruce Almighty / $484,468,608

5 / 1990 / Home Alone / $476,684,675

6 / 2009 / The Hangover / $465,764,086

7 / 1993 / Mrs. Doubtfire / $441,286,003

8 / 2008 / Sex and the City / $415,247,258

9 / 1988 / Rain Man / $412,800,000

10 / 2013 / The Hangover 3 / $362,000,072

11 / 1994 / The Flintstones / $358,500,000

12 / 1994 / The Mask / $351,620,129

13 / 2017 / Never Say Die / $333,299,054

14 / 2014 / 22 Jump Street / $331,333,876

15 / 2000 / Meet the Parents / $330,425,040

16 / 1986 / Crocodile Dundee / $328,203,506

17 / 2006 / The Devil Wears Prada / $326,073,155

18 / 1999 / Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me / $312,383,487

19 / 2010 / Little Fockers / $310,650,574

20 / 1997 / Liar Liar / $302,710,615

21 / 1997 / My Best Friend's Wedding / $298,923,419

22 / 1989 / Look Who's Talking / $297,100,000

23 / 2002 / Austin Powers in Goldmember / $296,338,663

24 / 2010 / Sex and the City 2 / $294,680,778

25 / 2011 / Bridesmaids / $289,527,030

26 / 1988 / Coming to America / $288,800,000

27 / 2015 / Pitch Perfect 2 / $287,130,801

28 / 2001 / American Pie 2 / $286,500,000

29 / 2005 / Wedding Crashers / $283,218,368

30 / 1995 / Casper / $282,300,000

31 / 2000 / Scary Movie / $277,200,000

32 / 1996 / The Nutty Professor / $273,814,019

33 / 2010 / Grown Ups / $272,223,430

34 / 2014 / Neighbors / $270,944,428

35 / 2013 / We're the Millers / $267,816,276

36 / 2006 / Borat / $261,443,242

37 / 1997 / The Full Monty / $257,938,649

38 / 1997 / Bean / $256,574,128

39 / 2015 / Gang jiong / $254,972,149

40 / 2007 / Wild Hogs / $253,555,383

41 / 2008 / Marley & Me / $247,812,011

42 / 2008 / Bienvenue chez les Ch'tis / $247,474,497

43 / 2013 / Grown Ups 2 / $247,023,808

44 / 1994 / Dumb & Dumber / $246,400,000

45 / 2015 / Daddy’s Home / $242,757,137

46 / 2006 / Click / $237,685,089

47 / 2017 / Qian Ren 3: Yan Zhi Da Zuo Zhan / $237,537,346

48 / 2012 / American Reunion / $236,799,211

49 / 1999 / American Pie / $234,723,148

50 / 2015 / Spy! / $233,125,712

51 / 1992 / Sister Act / $231,600,000

52 / 2007 / Juno / $231,450,102

53 / 2013 / The Heat / $229,727,774

54 / 2016 / Ghostbusters / $229,034,050

55 / 1999 / Big Daddy / $228,641,283

56 / 2015 / Xia Luo Te Fan Nao / $228,579,747

57 / 2008 / Get Smart / $226,739,416

58 / 2008 / Yes Man / $225,990,976

59 / 2016 / Central Intelligence / $217,196,811

60 / 2015 / Ted 2 / $217,022,588

61 / 1988 / Twins / $216,600,000

62 / 1989 / Ghostbusters II / $215,500,000

63 / 2011 / Bad Teacher / $215,448,997

64 / 2000 / Miss Congeniality / $213,420,951

65 / 2011 / Horrible Bosses / $212,417,601

66 / 1995 / Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls / $212,400,000

67 / 2010 / Due Date / $211,739,043

68 / 2013 / Ren zai jiong tu zhi tai jiong / $205,400,000

69 / 2005 / Fun With Dick And Jane / $203,018,919

70 / 2008 / You Don't Mess With the Zohan / $202,910,991

71 / 2012 / 21 Jump Street / $202,812,429

72 / 1998 / Patch Adams / $202,173,000

73 / 1990 / Kindergarten Cop / $202,000,000

74 / 2001 / Cats & Dogs / $200,700,000

75 / 2005 / The Pacifier / $198,006,880

76 / 2015 / The Intern / $197,232,734

77 / 2003 / Anger Management / $195,660,942

78 / 2014 / The Other Woman / $195,111,193

79 / 2011 / Gnomeo and Juliet / $193,737,977

80 / 2005 / The Longest Yard / $191,558,505

81 / 1991 / The Addams Family / $191,502,246

82 / 2008 / Tropic Thunder / $191,091,250

83 / 2003 / Cheaper by the Dozen / $190,212,113

84 / 1998 / The Waterboy / $190,191,646

85 / 2014 / Xin Hua Lu Fang / $188,744,961

86 / 2007 / I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry / $185,708,462

87 / 1992 / Wayne's World / $183,097,323

88 / 2016 / Du cheng feng yun III / $182,579,909

89 / 2002 / Sweet Home Alabama / $182,365,114

90 / 1996 / The Birdcage / $181,760,553

91 / 1996 / The First Wives Club / $181,489,203

92 / 2016 / Bad Moms / $181,457,297

93 / 2012 / The Dictator / $180,148,897

94 / 2006 / Scary Movie 4 / $178,710,620

95 / 1997 / Flubber / $177,993,801

96 / 2005 / The 40 Year-old Virgin / $177,344,230

97 / 1982 / Tootsie / $177,200,000

98 / 1999 / Analyze This / $176,885,658

99 / 2017 / Baywatch / $176,533,570

100 / 1991 / Hot Shots! / $176,267,322