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The Lorax






Release Summary

Genre 3D Based on a Toy CGI Animation CGI Animation Cold/Icy Setting Cold/Icy Setting CGI Animation CGI Animation IMAX Alien Invasion 3D CGI Animation 3D Children's Book Adaptation Family IMAX Environmentalist
DistributorWarner Bros. 20th Century Fox Film Corporation 20th Century Fox Film Corporation DreamWorks (at Paramount) Universal Pictures
Release DateFeb 7, 2014Mar 15, 2002Mar 31, 2006Mar 27, 2009Mar 2, 2012
Gross To Date $257,760,692$176,387,405$195,330,621$198,351,526$214,030,500
Production Budget$60,000,000$59,000,000$80,000,000$175,000,000$70,000,000
Running Time1 hr 40 min1 hr 21 min1 hr 31 min1 hr 34 min1 hr 26 min
MPAA RatingPGPGPGPGPG

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $257,760,692$176,387,405$195,330,621$198,351,526$214,030,500
Opening Weekend $69,050,279$46,312,454$68,033,544$59,321,095$70,217,070
Opening % of Total26.8%26.3%34.8%29.9%32.8%
Widest Release3,8903,3453,9694,1363,769
Close DateSep 4, 2014Sep 2, 2002Sep 7, 2006Aug 27, 2009Jul 26, 2012
In Release328 days / 46 weeks292 days / 41 weeks276 days / 39 weeks280 days / 40 weeks305 days / 43 weeks
Weekends at #131212
Weekends in Top 1079897

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$468,060,692$383,257,136$660,998,756$381,509,870$348,840,316
Foreign Gross$210,300,000$206,869,731$465,668,135$183,158,344$134,809,816
Foreign % of Worldwide44.9%54%70.4%48%38.6%
Domestic Gross$257,760,692$176,387,405$195,330,621$198,351,526$214,030,500
Domestic % of Worldwide55.1%46%29.6%52%61.4%