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Dolphin Tale

Domestic Total Gross: $72,286,779
Distributor: Warner Bros.Release Date: September 23, 2011
Genre: FamilyRuntime: 1 hrs. 52 min.
MPAA Rating: PGProduction Budget: $37 million

View Chart:
RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 The Blind Side WB $255,959,475 3,407 $34,119,372 3,110 11/20/09
2 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $124,870,275 3,119 $30,304,648 3,119 9/18/09
3 Seabiscuit Uni. $120,277,854 2,573 $20,854,735 1,989 7/25/03
4 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $119,793,567 4,001 $34,017,930 4,001 9/27/13
5 Heaven is for Real TriS $91,443,253 3,048 $22,522,221 2,417 4/16/14
6 The Game Plan BV $90,648,202 3,342 $22,950,971 3,103 9/28/07
7 Open Season Sony $85,105,259 3,833 $23,624,548 3,833 9/29/06
8 Eight Below BV $81,612,565 3,122 $20,188,176 3,066 2/17/06
9 Snow Dogs BV $81,172,560 2,454 $17,814,259 2,302 1/18/02
10 Free Willy WB $77,698,625 1,937 $7,868,829 1,476 7/16/93
11 Hotel for Dogs P/DW $73,034,460 3,271 $17,012,212 3,271 1/16/09
12 Mr. Popper's Penguins Fox $68,224,452 3,342 $18,445,355 3,339 6/17/11
13 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day BV $65,044,327 3,117 $18,360,230 3,088 10/10/14
14 Secretariat BV $59,713,955 3,108 $12,694,770 3,072 10/8/10
15 The Boxtrolls Focus $50,345,363 3,464 $17,275,239 3,464 9/26/14
16 Soul Surfer TriS $43,853,424 2,240 $10,601,862 2,214 4/8/11
17 Dolphin Tale 2 WB $42,024,533 3,656 $15,873,397 3,656 9/12/14
18 Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story DW $32,751,093 2,735 $9,178,233 2,007 10/21/05
19 Because of Winn-Dixie Fox $32,647,042 3,188 $10,208,431 3,188 2/18/05
20 Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home WB $30,077,111 2,301 $7,039,608 1,931 7/21/95
21 Alpha and Omega LGF $25,107,267 2,625 $9,106,906 2,625 9/17/10
22 Flicka Fox $21,000,147 2,877 $7,703,551 2,877 10/20/06
23 Big Miracle Uni. $20,157,300 2,133 $7,760,205 2,129 2/3/12
24 Firehouse Dog Fox $13,932,383 2,881 $3,838,916 2,860 4/4/07
25 Hoot NL $8,117,637 3,018 $3,368,197 3,018 5/5/06
26 Won't Back Down Fox $5,310,554 2,517 $2,603,370 2,515 9/28/12
27 Free Willy 3: The Rescue WB $3,446,539 1,258 $992,651 1,258 8/8/97
28 Lassie (2006) IDP $652,163 169 $254,420 169 9/1/06
Averages:$61,572,1922,812$14,520,8302,682 

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