Paramount March Animation


How to Train Your Dragon

Monsters vs. Aliens

Release Summary

Genre Action Adventure Animation Comedy Family Western Action Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Action Adventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Sci-Fi
DistributorParamount Pictures DreamWorks (at Paramount) DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Release DateMar 4, 2011Mar 26, 2010Mar 27, 2009
Domestic Gross $123,477,607$217,581,231$198,351,526
Production Budget$135,000,000$165,000,000$175,000,000
Running Time1 hr 47 min1 hr 38 min1 hr 34 min
MPAA RatingRated PG for rude humor, language, action and smokingRated PG for sequences of intense action and some scary images, and brief mild languageRated PG for sci-fi action, some crude humor and mild language

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $123,477,607$217,581,231$198,351,526
Opening Weekend $38,079,323$43,732,319$59,321,095
Opening % of Total30.8%20.1%29.9%
Widest Release3,9234,0604,136
Close DateJul 7, 2011Jul 22, 2010Aug 27, 2009
In Release303 days / 43 weeks281 days / 40 weeks280 days / 40 weeks
Weekends at #1121
Weekends in Top 105109

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$245,724,603$494,878,759$381,509,870
Foreign Gross$122,246,996$277,297,528$183,158,344
Foreign % of Worldwide49.7%56%48%
Domestic Gross$123,477,607$217,581,231$198,351,526
Domestic % of Worldwide50.3%44%52%