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DreamWorks Animation



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total GrossRelease
Date
1 Shrek the Third P/DW $121,629,270 37.7% 4,122 $29,507 $322,719,944 5/18/07
2 Shrek 2 DW $108,037,878 24.5% 4,163 $25,951 $441,226,247 5/19/04
3 Shrek Forever After P/DW $70,838,207 29.7% 4,359 $16,251 $238,736,787 5/21/10
4 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $63,106,589 35.1% 4,056 $15,559 $180,010,950 11/7/08
5 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $60,316,738 27.9% 4,258 $14,166 $216,391,482 6/8/12
6 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $60,239,130 28.0% 4,114 $14,642 $215,434,591 6/6/08
7 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $59,321,095 29.9% 4,104 $14,454 $198,351,526 3/27/09
8 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $49,451,322 27.9% 4,253 $11,627 $177,002,924 6/13/14
9 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $47,656,302 28.8% 3,925 $12,142 $165,249,063 5/26/11
10 Shark Tale DW $47,604,606 29.6% 4,016 $11,853 $160,861,908 10/1/04
11 Madagascar DW $47,224,594 24.4% 4,131 $11,431 $193,595,521 5/27/05
12 Megamind P/DW $46,016,833 31.0% 3,944 $11,668 $148,415,853 11/5/10
13 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $43,732,319 20.1% 4,055 $10,785 $217,581,231 3/26/10
14 The Croods Fox $43,639,736 23.3% 4,046 $10,786 $187,168,425 3/22/13
15 Shrek DW $42,347,760 15.8% 3,587 $11,805 $267,665,011 5/16/01
16 Over the Hedge P/DW $38,457,003 24.8% 4,059 $9,474 $155,019,340 5/19/06
17 Bee Movie P/DW $38,021,044 30.0% 3,928 $9,679 $126,631,277 11/2/07
18 Puss in Boots P/DW $34,077,439 22.8% 3,952 $8,623 $149,260,504 10/28/11
19 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $32,207,057 28.9% 3,934 $8,187 $111,506,430 3/7/14
20 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $25,447,444 31.3% 3,764 $6,761 $81,268,373 11/26/14
21 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $23,773,465 23.0% 3,653 $6,508 $103,412,758 11/21/12
22 Turbo Fox $21,312,625 25.7% 3,806 $5,600 $83,028,128 7/17/13
23 Flushed Away P/DW $18,814,323 29.1% 3,707 $5,075 $64,665,672 11/3/06
24 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron DW $17,770,036 24.2% 3,317 $5,357 $73,280,117 5/24/02
25 Chicken Run DW $17,506,162 16.4% 2,491 $7,027 $106,834,564 6/23/00
26 Antz DW $17,195,160 18.9% 2,449 $7,021 $90,757,863 10/2/98
27 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $16,025,987 28.6% 3,645 $4,396 $56,110,897 10/7/05
28 The Prince of Egypt DW $14,524,321 14.3% 3,118 $4,658 $101,413,188 12/18/98
29 The Road to El Dorado DW $12,846,652 25.3% 3,218 $3,992 $50,863,742 3/31/00
30 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas DW $6,874,477 26.0% 3,086 $2,227 $26,483,452 7/2/03
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 30 Movies):
$41,533,85211,001.4%3,775$11,001$157,031,592-

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted
Opening
Unadjusted
Opening
TheatersAdjusted
Average
Unadjusted
Average
Release
1 Shrek the Third P/DW $146,733,000 $121,629,270 4,122 $35,600 $29,507 5/18/07
2 Shrek 2 DW $144,398,500 $108,037,878 4,163 $34,700 $25,951 5/19/04
3 Shrek Forever After P/DW $74,613,800 $70,838,207 4,359 $17,100 $16,251 5/21/10
4 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $72,950,500 $63,106,589 4,056 $18,000 $15,559 11/7/08
5 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $69,635,800 $60,239,130 4,114 $16,900 $14,642 6/6/08
6 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $66,000,700 $59,321,095 4,104 $16,100 $14,454 3/27/09
7 Shark Tale DW $63,626,100 $47,604,606 4,016 $15,800 $11,853 10/1/04
8 Shrek DW $62,100,100 $42,347,760 3,587 $17,300 $11,805 5/16/01
9 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $61,653,800 $60,316,738 4,258 $14,500 $14,166 6/8/12
10 Madagascar DW $61,148,900 $47,224,594 4,131 $14,800 $11,431 5/27/05
11 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $49,273,200 $49,451,322 4,253 $11,600 $11,627 6/13/14
12 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $49,075,300 $47,656,302 3,925 $12,500 $12,142 5/26/11
13 Over the Hedge P/DW $48,731,800 $38,457,003 4,059 $12,000 $9,474 5/19/06
14 Megamind P/DW $47,682,900 $46,016,833 3,944 $12,100 $11,668 11/5/10
15 Bee Movie P/DW $45,868,400 $38,021,044 3,928 $11,700 $9,679 11/2/07
16 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $45,657,600 $43,732,319 4,055 $11,300 $10,785 3/26/10
17 The Croods Fox $45,618,400 $43,639,736 4,046 $11,300 $10,786 3/22/13
18 Puss in Boots P/DW $36,123,000 $34,077,439 3,952 $9,100 $8,623 10/28/11
19 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $33,582,700 $32,207,057 3,934 $8,500 $8,187 3/7/14
20 Antz DW $30,430,700 $17,195,160 2,449 $12,400 $7,021 10/2/98
21 Chicken Run DW $26,957,500 $17,506,162 2,491 $10,800 $7,027 6/23/00
22 The Prince of Egypt DW $25,704,000 $14,524,321 3,118 $8,200 $4,658 12/18/98
23 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $25,447,400 $25,447,444 3,764 $6,800 $6,761 11/26/14
24 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron DW $25,385,800 $17,770,036 3,317 $7,700 $5,357 5/24/02
25 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $24,511,800 $23,773,465 3,653 $6,700 $6,508 11/21/12
26 Flushed Away P/DW $23,841,100 $18,814,323 3,707 $6,400 $5,075 11/3/06
27 Turbo Fox $22,563,100 $21,312,625 3,806 $5,900 $5,600 7/17/13
28 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $20,751,300 $16,025,987 3,645 $5,700 $4,396 10/7/05
29 The Road to El Dorado DW $19,782,400 $12,846,652 3,218 $6,100 $3,992 3/31/00
30 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas DW $9,462,400 $6,874,477 3,086 $3,100 $2,227 7/2/03
AVERAGE:$49,310,400$41,533,8523,775$13,100$10,574-






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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Home (2015) Fox 3/27/15
Kung Fu Panda 3 Fox 3/18/16
Trolls Fox 11/4/16
Boss Baby Fox 1/13/17
Captain Underpants Fox 3/10/17
The Croods 2 Fox 12/22/17
Larrikins Fox 2/16/18
How to Train Your Dragon 3 Fox 6/29/18
Me and My Shadow Fox TBD
B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations Fox TBD
Untitled Kevin Lima Bollywood Musical Fox TBD
Madagascar 4 Fox TBD
Puss in Boots 2: Nine Lives & 40 Thieves Fox TBD