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Genres

Animation

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



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-331
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 7 Shrek Forever After P/DW $70,838,207 29.7% 4,359 $16,251 $238,736,787 5/21/10
2 20 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $60,316,738 27.9% 4,258 $14,166 $216,391,482 6/8/12
3 27 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $49,451,322 27.9% 4,253 $11,627 $177,002,924 6/13/14
4 15 Brave BV $66,323,594 28.0% 4,164 $15,928 $237,283,207 6/22/12
5 3 Shrek 2 DW $108,037,878 24.5% 4,163 $25,951 $441,226,247 5/19/04
6 32 Madagascar DW $47,224,594 24.4% 4,131 $11,431 $193,595,521 5/27/05
7 1 Shrek the Third P/DW $121,629,270 37.7% 4,122 $29,507 $322,719,944 5/18/07
8 16 Cars 2 BV $66,135,507 34.5% 4,115 $16,072 $191,452,396 6/24/11
9 21 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $60,239,130 28.0% 4,114 $14,642 $215,434,591 6/6/08
10 23 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $59,321,095 29.9% 4,104 $14,454 $198,351,526 3/27/09
11 42 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $41,690,382 21.2% 4,099 $10,171 $196,573,705 7/1/09
12 49 Over the Hedge P/DW $38,457,003 24.8% 4,059 $9,474 $155,019,340 5/19/06
13 17 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $63,106,589 35.1% 4,056 $15,559 $180,010,950 11/7/08
14 38 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $43,732,319 20.1% 4,055 $10,785 $217,581,231 3/26/10
15 39 The Croods Fox $43,639,736 23.3% 4,046 $10,786 $187,168,425 3/22/13
16 2 Toy Story 3 BV $110,307,189 26.6% 4,028 $27,385 $415,004,880 6/18/10
17 31 Shark Tale DW $47,604,606 29.6% 4,016 $11,853 $160,861,908 10/1/04
18 5 Monsters University BV $82,429,469 30.7% 4,004 $20,587 $268,492,764 6/21/13
19 56 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $34,017,930 28.4% 4,001 $8,502 $119,793,567 9/27/13
20 4 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $83,517,315 22.7% 3,997 $20,895 $368,061,265 7/3/13
21 18 WALL-E BV $63,087,526 28.2% 3,992 $15,803 $223,808,164 6/27/08
22 22 Cars BV $60,119,509 24.6% 3,985 $15,086 $244,082,982 6/9/06
23 13 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $68,033,544 34.8% 3,964 $17,162 $195,330,621 3/31/06
24 37 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $45,012,998 29.1% 3,954 $11,384 $154,529,439 3/14/08
25 55 Puss in Boots P/DW $34,077,439 22.8% 3,952 $8,623 $149,260,504 10/28/11
26 46 Rio 2 Fox $39,327,869 29.9% 3,948 $9,961 $131,538,435 4/11/14
27 36 Megamind P/DW $46,016,833 31.0% 3,944 $11,668 $148,415,853 11/5/10
28 33 Ratatouille BV $47,027,395 22.8% 3,940 $11,935 $206,445,654 6/29/07
29 59 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $32,207,057 28.9% 3,934 $8,187 $111,506,430 3/7/14
30 8 The Incredibles BV $70,467,623 27.0% 3,933 $17,917 $261,441,092 11/5/04
31 51 Bee Movie P/DW $38,021,044 30.0% 3,928 $9,679 $126,631,277 11/2/07
32 30 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $47,656,302 28.8% 3,925 $12,142 $165,249,063 5/26/11
33 6 The Simpsons Movie Fox $74,036,787 40.4% 3,922 $18,877 $183,135,014 7/27/07
34 50 Rango Par. $38,079,323 30.8% 3,917 $9,722 $123,477,607 3/4/11
35 57 Epic Fox $33,531,068 31.2% 3,882 $8,638 $107,518,682 5/24/13
36 34 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $46,629,259 28.9% 3,881 $12,015 $161,321,843 7/13/12
37 76 Open Season Sony $23,624,548 27.8% 3,833 $6,163 $85,105,259 9/29/06
38 47 Rio Fox $39,225,962 27.3% 3,826 $10,252 $143,619,809 4/15/11
39 96 Planes: Fire & Rescue BV $17,509,407 29.6% 3,826 $4,576 $59,165,787 7/18/14
40 83 Turbo Fox $21,312,625 25.7% 3,806 $5,600 $83,028,128 7/17/13
41 43 Happy Feet WB $41,533,432 21.0% 3,804 $10,918 $198,000,317 11/17/06
42 52 Robots Fox $36,045,301 28.1% 3,776 $9,545 $128,200,012 3/11/05
43 11 The LEGO Movie WB $69,050,279 26.8% 3,775 $18,291 $257,760,692 2/7/14
44 12 Up BV $68,108,790 23.2% 3,766 $18,085 $293,004,164 5/29/09
45 70 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $25,447,444 39.7% 3,764 $6,761 $64,172,000 11/26/14
46 26 Big Hero 6 BV $56,215,889 29.5% 3,761 $14,947 $190,441,000 11/7/14
47 28 Wreck-It Ralph BV $49,038,712 25.9% 3,752 $13,070 $189,422,889 11/2/12
48 14 Frozen BV $67,391,326 16.8% 3,742 $18,009 $400,738,009 11/27/13
49 106 Free Birds Rela. $15,805,237 28.4% 3,736 $4,231 $55,750,480 11/1/13
50 10 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $70,217,070 32.8% 3,729 $18,830 $214,030,500 3/2/12
51 93 Flushed Away P/DW $18,814,323 29.1% 3,707 $5,075 $64,665,672 11/3/06
52 80 Planes BV $22,232,291 24.6% 3,702 $6,005 $90,288,712 8/9/13
53 63 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $30,051,075 21.8% 3,683 $8,159 $137,855,863 11/6/09
54 45 Chicken Little BV $40,049,778 29.6% 3,654 $10,960 $135,386,665 11/4/05
55 75 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $23,773,465 23.0% 3,653 $6,508 $103,412,758 11/21/12
56 69 Bolt BV $26,223,128 23.0% 3,651 $7,182 $114,053,579 11/21/08
57 77 The Polar Express WB $23,323,463 14.3% 3,650 $6,389 $162,775,358 11/10/04
58 103 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
59 84 Happy Feet Two WB $21,237,068 33.2% 3,606 $5,889 $64,006,466 11/18/11
60 29 Tangled BV $48,767,052 24.3% 3,603 $13,535 $200,821,936 11/24/10
61 41 Shrek DW $42,347,760 15.8% 3,587 $11,805 $267,665,011 5/16/01
62 102 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $16,112,211 28.9% 3,575 $4,507 $55,675,313 9/24/10
63 81 Monster House Sony $22,217,226 30.2% 3,553 $6,253 $73,661,010 7/21/06
64 95 Surf's Up Sony $17,640,249 30.0% 3,528 $5,000 $58,867,694 6/8/07
65 25 Despicable Me Uni. $56,397,125 22.4% 3,476 $16,225 $251,513,985 7/9/10
66 98 The Boxtrolls Focus $17,275,239 34.4% 3,464 $4,987 $50,260,371 9/26/14
67 108 Star Wars: The Clone Wars WB $14,611,273 41.6% 3,452 $4,233 $35,161,554 8/15/08
68 74 The Princess and the Frog BV $24,208,916 23.2% 3,434 $7,050 $104,400,899 12/11/09
69 111 ParaNorman Focus $14,087,050 25.2% 3,429 $4,108 $56,003,051 8/17/12
70 89 The Nut Job ORF $19,423,000 30.2% 3,427 $5,668 $64,251,541 1/17/14
71 72 Meet the Robinsons BV $25,123,781 25.7% 3,413 $7,361 $97,822,171 3/30/07
72 118 Arthur Christmas Sony $12,068,931 26.0% 3,376 $3,575 $46,462,469 11/23/11
73 9 Finding Nemo BV $70,251,710 20.7% 3,374 $20,821 $339,714,978 5/30/03
74 126 The Pirates! Band of Misfits Sony $11,137,734 35.9% 3,358 $3,317 $31,051,126 4/27/12
75 40 Hotel Transylvania Sony $42,522,194 28.7% 3,349 $12,697 $148,313,048 9/28/12
76 94 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron DW $17,770,036 24.2% 3,317 $5,357 $73,280,117 5/24/02
77 35 Ice Age Fox $46,312,454 26.3% 3,316 $13,966 $176,387,405 3/15/02
78 105 Barnyard: The Original Party Animals Par. $15,820,864 21.8% 3,311 $4,778 $72,637,803 8/4/06
79 104 Escape From Planet Earth Wein. $15,891,055 27.9% 3,288 $4,833 $57,012,977 2/15/13
80 48 Dinosaur BV $38,854,851 28.2% 3,257 $11,929 $137,748,063 5/19/00
81 19 Monsters, Inc. BV $62,577,067 24.5% 3,237 $19,331 $255,873,250 11/2/01
82 24 Toy Story 2 BV $57,388,839 23.3% 3,236 $17,734 $245,852,179 11/24/99
83 117 Treasure Planet BV $12,083,248 31.7% 3,227 $3,744 $38,176,783 11/27/02
84 114 The Road to El Dorado DW $12,846,652 25.3% 3,218 $3,992 $50,863,742 3/31/00
85 60 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $32,018,216 37.5% 3,212 $9,968 $85,417,988 11/19/04
86 92 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $19,145,480 35.9% 3,204 $5,975 $53,359,111 9/23/05
87 53 Lilo & Stitch BV $35,260,212 24.2% 3,191 $11,049 $145,794,338 6/21/02
88 67 Beowulf Par. $27,515,871 33.4% 3,153 $8,726 $82,280,579 11/16/07
89 113 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius Par. $13,832,786 17.1% 3,139 $4,406 $80,936,232 12/21/01
90 62 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $30,304,648 24.3% 3,119 $9,716 $124,870,275 9/18/09
91 109 The Prince of Egypt DW $14,524,321 14.3% 3,118 $4,658 $101,413,188 12/18/98
92 149 Mars Needs Moms BV $6,914,488 32.3% 3,117 $2,218 $21,392,758 3/11/11
93 73 TMNT WB $24,255,205 44.8% 3,110 $7,799 $54,149,098 3/23/07
94 158 Quest for Camelot WB $6,041,602 26.8% 3,107 $1,945 $22,510,798 5/15/98
95 128 The Tale of Despereaux Uni. $10,103,675 19.9% 3,104 $3,255 $50,877,145 12/19/08
96 131 The Adventures of Tintin Par. $9,720,993 12.5% 3,087 $3,149 $77,591,831 12/21/11
97 150 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas DW $6,874,477 26.0% 3,086 $2,227 $26,483,452 7/2/03
98 100 The Book of Life (2014) Fox $17,005,218 34.8% 3,071 $5,537 $48,800,182 10/17/14
99 140 The Ant Bully WB $8,432,465 30.0% 3,050 $2,764 $28,142,535 7/28/06
100 112 Home on the Range BV $13,880,771 27.7% 3,047 $4,555 $50,030,461 4/2/04
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 222 titles):
$22,370,84425.3%2,709$8,258$88,482,942-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-331

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Strange Magic BV 1/23/15
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
The Nut Job 2 ORF 1/15/16
The Untitled Pets Project Uni. 2/12/16
Zootopia BV 3/4/16
Kung Fu Panda 3 Fox 3/18/16
Boss Baby Fox 3/18/16
Finding Dory BV 6/17/16
Angry Birds Sony 7/1/16
Ice Age 5 Fox 7/15/16
Sausage Party Sony 8/12/16
SPA TBA (2016) Sony 9/23/16
Ninjago WB 9/23/16
Trolls Fox 11/4/16
Moana 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
Toy Story 4 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
Popeye (2015) Sony 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