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Genres

Animation

1980-Present
(Excludes re-issues of movies originally released before 1980.)



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-326
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 3 Shrek 2 DW $108,037,878 24.5% 4,163 $25,951 $441,226,247 5/19/04
2 2 Toy Story 3 BV $110,307,189 26.6% 4,028 $27,385 $415,004,880 6/18/10
3 14 Frozen BV $67,391,326 16.8% 3,742 $18,009 $400,738,009 11/27/13
4 4 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $83,517,315 22.7% 3,997 $20,895 $368,061,265 7/3/13
5 9 Finding Nemo BV $70,251,710 20.7% 3,374 $20,821 $339,714,978 5/30/03
6 1 Shrek the Third P/DW $121,629,270 37.7% 4,122 $29,507 $322,719,944 5/18/07
7 43 The Lion King BV $40,888,194 13.1% 2,552 $16,022 $312,855,561 6/24/94
8 12 Up BV $68,108,790 23.2% 3,766 $18,085 $293,004,164 5/29/09
9 5 Monsters University BV $82,429,469 30.7% 4,004 $20,587 $268,492,764 6/21/13
10 40 Shrek DW $42,347,760 15.8% 3,587 $11,805 $267,665,011 5/16/01
11 8 The Incredibles BV $70,467,623 27.0% 3,933 $17,917 $261,441,092 11/5/04
12 11 The LEGO Movie WB $69,050,279 26.8% 3,775 $18,291 $257,760,692 2/7/14
13 19 Monsters, Inc. BV $62,577,067 24.5% 3,237 $19,331 $255,873,250 11/2/01
14 25 Despicable Me Uni. $56,397,125 22.4% 3,476 $16,225 $251,513,985 7/9/10
15 24 Toy Story 2 BV $57,388,839 23.3% 3,236 $17,734 $245,852,179 11/24/99
16 22 Cars BV $60,119,509 24.6% 3,985 $15,086 $244,082,982 6/9/06
17 7 Shrek Forever After P/DW $70,838,207 29.7% 4,359 $16,251 $238,736,787 5/21/10
18 15 Brave BV $66,323,594 28.0% 4,164 $15,928 $237,283,207 6/22/12
19 18 WALL-E BV $63,087,526 28.2% 3,992 $15,803 $223,808,164 6/27/08
20 37 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $43,732,319 20.1% 4,055 $10,785 $217,581,231 3/26/10
21 89 Aladdin BV $19,289,073 8.9% 1,131 $17,054 $217,350,219 11/25/92
22 20 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $60,316,738 27.9% 4,258 $14,166 $216,391,482 6/8/12
23 21 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $60,239,130 28.0% 4,114 $14,642 $215,434,591 6/6/08
24 10 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $70,217,070 32.8% 3,729 $18,830 $214,030,500 3/2/12
25 32 Ratatouille BV $47,027,395 22.8% 3,940 $11,935 $206,445,654 6/29/07
26 28 Tangled BV $48,767,052 24.3% 3,603 $13,535 $200,821,936 11/24/10
27 23 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $59,321,095 29.9% 4,104 $14,454 $198,351,526 3/27/09
28 42 Happy Feet WB $41,533,432 21.0% 3,804 $10,918 $198,000,317 11/17/06
29 41 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $41,690,382 21.2% 4,099 $10,171 $196,573,705 7/1/09
30 13 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $68,033,544 34.8% 3,964 $17,162 $195,330,621 3/31/06
31 31 Madagascar DW $47,224,594 24.4% 4,131 $11,431 $193,595,521 5/27/05
32 64 Toy Story BV $29,140,617 15.2% 2,457 $11,860 $191,796,233 11/22/95
33 16 Cars 2 BV $66,135,507 34.5% 4,115 $16,072 $191,452,396 6/24/11
34 27 Wreck-It Ralph BV $49,038,712 25.9% 3,752 $13,070 $189,422,889 11/2/12
35 38 The Croods Fox $43,639,736 23.3% 4,046 $10,786 $187,168,425 3/22/13
36 6 The Simpsons Movie Fox $74,036,787 40.4% 3,922 $18,877 $183,135,014 7/27/07
37 17 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $63,106,589 35.1% 4,056 $15,559 $180,010,950 11/7/08
38 26 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $49,451,322 28.0% 4,253 $11,627 $176,486,147 6/13/14
39 34 Ice Age Fox $46,312,454 26.3% 3,316 $13,966 $176,387,405 3/15/02
40 53 Tarzan BV $34,221,968 20.0% 3,005 $11,388 $171,091,819 6/16/99
41 29 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $47,656,302 28.8% 3,925 $12,142 $165,249,063 5/26/11
42 57 A Bug's Life BV $33,258,052 20.4% 2,686 $12,382 $162,798,565 11/27/98
43 75 The Polar Express WB $23,323,463 14.3% 3,650 $6,389 $162,775,358 11/10/04
44 33 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $46,629,259 28.9% 3,881 $12,015 $161,321,843 7/13/12
45 30 Shark Tale DW $47,604,606 29.6% 4,016 $11,853 $160,861,908 10/1/04
46 123 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $11,226,239 7.2% 1,045 $10,742 $156,452,370 6/24/88
47 48 Over the Hedge P/DW $38,457,003 24.8% 4,059 $9,474 $155,019,340 5/19/06
48 36 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $45,012,998 29.1% 3,954 $11,384 $154,529,439 3/14/08
49 54 Puss in Boots P/DW $34,077,439 22.8% 3,952 $8,623 $149,260,504 10/28/11
50 35 Megamind P/DW $46,016,833 31.0% 3,944 $11,668 $148,415,853 11/5/10
51 39 Hotel Transylvania Sony $42,522,194 28.7% 3,349 $12,697 $148,313,048 9/28/12
52 131 Beauty and the Beast BV $9,624,149 6.6% 977 $9,850 $145,863,363 11/22/91
53 52 Lilo & Stitch BV $35,260,212 24.2% 3,191 $11,049 $145,794,338 6/21/02
54 46 Rio Fox $39,225,962 27.3% 3,826 $10,252 $143,619,809 4/15/11
55 63 Pocahontas BV $29,531,619 20.9% 2,569 $11,495 $141,579,773 6/23/95
56 62 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $30,051,075 21.8% 3,683 $8,159 $137,855,863 11/6/09
57 47 Dinosaur BV $38,854,851 28.2% 3,257 $11,929 $137,748,063 5/19/00
58 44 Chicken Little BV $40,049,778 29.6% 3,654 $10,960 $135,386,665 11/4/05
59 45 Rio 2 Fox $39,327,869 29.9% 3,948 $9,961 $131,538,435 4/11/14
60 51 Robots Fox $36,045,301 28.1% 3,776 $9,545 $128,200,012 3/11/05
61 50 Bee Movie P/DW $38,021,044 30.0% 3,928 $9,679 $126,631,277 11/2/07
62 61 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $30,304,648 24.3% 3,119 $9,716 $124,870,275 9/18/09
63 49 Rango Par. $38,079,323 30.8% 3,917 $9,722 $123,477,607 3/4/11
64 76 Mulan BV $22,745,143 18.9% 2,888 $7,876 $120,620,254 6/19/98
65 55 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $34,017,930 28.4% 4,001 $8,502 $119,793,567 9/27/13
66 68 Bolt BV $26,223,128 23.0% 3,651 $7,182 $114,053,579 11/21/08
67 58 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $32,207,057 28.9% 3,934 $8,187 $111,506,430 3/7/14
68 56 Epic Fox $33,531,068 31.2% 3,882 $8,638 $107,518,682 5/24/13
69 95 Chicken Run DW $17,506,162 16.4% 2,491 $7,027 $106,834,564 6/23/00
70 72 The Princess and the Frog BV $24,208,916 23.2% 3,434 $7,050 $104,400,899 12/11/09
71 73 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $23,773,465 23.0% 3,653 $6,508 $103,412,758 11/21/12
72 107 The Prince of Egypt DW $14,524,321 14.3% 3,118 $4,658 $101,413,188 12/18/98
73 67 The Rugrats Movie Par. $27,321,470 27.2% 2,782 $9,820 $100,494,675 11/20/98
74 83 The Hunchback of Notre Dame BV $21,037,414 21.0% 2,778 $7,572 $100,138,851 6/21/96
75 69 Gnomeo and Juliet BV $25,356,909 25.4% 2,994 $8,469 $99,967,670 2/11/11
76 80 Hercules BV $21,454,451 21.6% 2,621 $8,185 $99,112,101 6/27/97
77 70 Meet the Robinsons BV $25,123,781 25.7% 3,413 $7,361 $97,822,171 3/30/07
78 97 Antz DW $17,195,160 18.9% 2,449 $7,021 $90,757,863 10/2/98
79 65 Space Jam WB $27,528,529 30.4% 2,650 $10,388 $90,418,342 11/15/96
80 78 Planes BV $22,232,291 24.6% 3,702 $6,005 $90,288,712 8/9/13
81 128 The Emperor's New Groove BV $9,812,302 11.0% 2,801 $3,503 $89,302,687 12/15/00
82 60 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $31,036,678 36.2% 3,043 $10,199 $85,744,662 11/10/99
83 59 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $32,018,216 37.5% 3,212 $9,968 $85,417,988 11/19/04
84 88 Brother Bear BV $19,404,492 22.7% 3,030 $6,404 $85,336,277 11/1/03
85 74 Open Season Sony $23,624,548 27.8% 3,833 $6,163 $85,105,259 9/29/06
86 157 The Little Mermaid BV $6,031,914 7.2% 994 $6,068 $84,355,863 11/17/89
87 84 Atlantis: The Lost Empire BV $20,342,105 24.2% 3,011 $6,755 $84,056,472 6/15/01
88 81 Turbo Fox $21,312,625 25.7% 3,806 $5,600 $83,028,128 7/17/13
89 66 Beowulf Par. $27,515,871 33.4% 3,153 $8,726 $82,280,579 11/16/07
90 111 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius Par. $13,832,786 17.1% 3,139 $4,406 $80,936,232 12/21/01
91 129 The Adventures of Tintin Par. $9,720,993 12.5% 3,087 $3,149 $77,591,831 12/21/11
92 77 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $22,718,184 29.7% 2,934 $7,743 $76,507,756 11/17/00
93 99 Coraline Focus $16,849,640 22.4% 2,299 $7,329 $75,286,229 2/6/09
94 79 Monster House Sony $22,217,226 30.2% 3,553 $6,253 $73,661,010 7/21/06
95 92 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron DW $17,770,036 24.2% 3,317 $5,357 $73,280,117 5/24/02
96 103 Barnyard: The Original Party Animals Par. $15,820,864 21.8% 3,311 $4,778 $72,637,803 8/4/06
97 91 Flushed Away P/DW $18,814,323 29.1% 3,707 $5,075 $64,665,672 11/3/06
98 87 The Nut Job ORF $19,423,000 30.2% 3,427 $5,668 $64,251,541 1/17/14
99 82 Happy Feet Two WB $21,237,068 33.2% 3,606 $5,889 $64,006,466 11/18/11
100 85 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $20,114,233 31.9% 2,190 $9,184 $63,118,386 12/20/96
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 220 titles):
$22,203,01925.2%2,700$8,223$87,963,686-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-326

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Big Hero 6 BV 11/7/14
Penguins of Madagascar Fox 11/26/14
Popeye (2015) Sony 2015
SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water Par. 2/6/15
Home (2015) Fox 3/27/15
Underdogs (2014) Wein. 4/10/15
Monster Trucks Par. 5/29/15
B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations Fox 6/5/15
Inside Out BV 6/19/15
Minions Uni. 7/10/15
Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony 9/25/15
The Peanuts Movie Fox 11/6/15
The Good Dinosaur BV 11/25/15
Kung Fu Panda 3 Fox 12/23/15
The Nut Job 2 ORF 1/15/16
The Untitled Pets Project Uni. 2/12/16
Untitled Disney Animation (2016) BV 3/4/16
Boss Baby Fox 3/18/16
Sausage Party Sony 6/3/16
Finding Dory BV 6/17/16
Angry Birds Sony 7/1/16
Ice Age 5 Fox 7/15/16
SPA TBA (2016) Sony 9/23/16
Ninjago WB 9/23/16
Trolls Fox 11/4/16
Untitled Disney Animation (Nov. 2016) BV 11/23/16
Untitled Illumination Entertainment (2016) Uni. 12/21/16
Captain Underpants Fox 1/13/17
Untitled Warner Animation Group Project (2017) WB 2/10/17
Untitled Kevin Lima Bollywood Musical Fox 3/10/17
Ferdinand Fox 4/7/17
Untitled LEGO Movie WB 5/26/17
How to Train Your Dragon 3 Fox 6/9/17
Untitled Pixar Animation (2017) BV 6/16/17
Despicable Me 3 Uni. 6/30/17
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (July 2017) Fox 7/21/17
SPA TBA (2017) Sony 9/22/17
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2017) Uni. 11/17/17
Untitled Pixar Animation (Nov. 2017) BV 11/22/17
The Croods 2 Fox 12/22/17
Untitled Warner Animation Group Project (2018) WB 2/9/18
Larrikins Fox 2/16/18
Untitled Disney Animation (2018) BV 3/9/18
Anubis Fox 3/23/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (March 2018) Fox 3/23/18
Madagascar 4 Fox 5/18/18
Untitled Warner Animated Film (May 2018) WB 5/25/18
Untitled Pixar Animation (2018) BV 6/15/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (June 2018) Fox 6/29/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (July 2018) Fox 7/20/18
Untitled Disney Animation (Nov. 2018) BV 11/21/18
Puss in Boots 2: Nine Lives & 40 Thieves Fox 12/21/18
Opus: The Last Christmas Wein. TBD
newt
(CG)
N/A TBD
King of the Elves N/A TBD
Truckers (working title)
(CG)
P/DW TBD
Super Secret Ghost Project (untitled as of yet)
(CG)
P/DW TBD
Marvin the Martian WB TBD
Me and My Shadow Fox TBD
Untitled Henry Selick Film N/A TBD
Phineas and Ferb N/A TBD
The Untitled Pixar Movie About Dia De Los Muertos BV TBD
Leo the Lion Wein. TBD
The Trick or Treaters Wein. TBD
Santapprentice Wein. TBD
Untitled Pixar Animation (2016) BV TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (March 2017) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (June 2017) Fox TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (November 2017) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (December 2017) Fox TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (November 2018) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (December 2018) Fox TBD