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Release Summary

Genre Comedy Family Fantasy Adventure Comedy Family Fantasy Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Family Fantasy Music Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Family Fantasy Musical Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Musical
DistributorUniversal Pictures Universal Pictures 20th Century Fox Film Corporation Universal Pictures Universal Pictures
Release DateNov 17, 2000Nov 21, 2003Mar 14, 2008Mar 2, 2012Nov 9, 2018
Domestic Gross $260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Production Budget$123,000,000$109,000,000$85,000,000$70,000,000$75,000,000
Running Time1 hr 44 min1 hr 22 min1 hr 26 min1 hr 26 min1 hr 25 min
MPAA RatingRated PG for some crude humorRated PG for mild crude humor and some double-entendresRated PG for brief mild languageRated PG for brief rude humor

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Opening Weekend $55,082,330$38,329,160$45,012,998$70,217,070$67,572,855
Opening % of Total21.2%37.9%29.1%32.8%25%
Widest Release3,2563,4673,9613,7694,141
Close DateMar 1, 2001Mar 18, 2004Sep 4, 2008Jul 26, 2012Feb 14, 2019
In Release410 days / 58 weeks407 days / 58 weeks293 days / 41 weeks305 days / 43 weeks418 days / 59 weeks
Weekends at #142221
Weekends in Top 1094778

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$345,141,403$133,960,541$298,572,799$348,840,316$511,595,957
Foreign Gross$85,096,578$32,811,256$144,043,360$134,809,816$240,975,007
Foreign % of Worldwide24.7%24.5%48.2%38.6%47.1%
Domestic Gross$260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Domestic % of Worldwide75.3%75.5%51.8%61.4%52.9%