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The Dictator

Release Summary

Genre Comedy Comedy Comedy
Distributor20th Century Fox Film Corporation Universal Pictures Paramount Pictures
Release DateNov 3, 2006Jul 10, 2009May 16, 2012
Domestic Gross $128,505,958$60,054,530$59,650,222
Production Budget$18,000,000$65,000,000
Running Time1 hr 24 min1 hr 21 min1 hr 23 min
MPAA RatingRated R for pervasive strong crude and sexual content including graphic nudity, and languageRated R for pervasive strong and crude sexual content, graphic nudity and languageRated R for strong crude and sexual content, brief male nudity, language and some violent images

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $128,505,958$60,054,530$59,650,222
Opening Weekend $26,455,463$30,619,130$17,435,092
Opening % of Total20.6%51%29.2%
Widest Release2,6112,7593,014
Close DateMar 25, 2007Aug 20, 2009Jul 26, 2012
In Release424 days / 60 weeks175 days / 25 weeks230 days / 32 weeks
Weekends at #1210
Weekends in Top 10534

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$262,552,893$138,805,831$179,379,533
Foreign Gross$134,046,935$78,751,301$119,729,311
Foreign % of Worldwide51.1%56.7%66.7%
Domestic Gross$128,505,958$60,054,530$59,650,222
Domestic % of Worldwide48.9%43.3%33.3%