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Madagascar:
Escape 2 Africa


Domestic Total Gross: $180,010,950
Distributor: Paramount (DreamWorks)Release Date: November 7, 2008
Genre: AnimationRuntime: 1 hrs. 29 min.
MPAA Rating: PGProduction Budget: $150 million

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RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 Toy Story 3 Buena Vista $415,004,880 4,028 $110,307,189 4,028 6/18/10
2 Up Buena Vista $293,004,164 3,886 $68,108,790 3,766 5/29/09
3 Monsters University Buena Vista $268,492,764 4,004 $82,429,469 4,004 6/21/13
4 Thor: The Dark World Buena Vista $206,362,140 3,841 $85,737,841 3,841 11/8/13
5 Cars 2 Buena Vista $191,452,396 4,115 $66,135,507 4,115 6/24/11
6 Wreck-It Ralph Buena Vista $189,422,889 3,752 $49,038,712 3,752 11/2/12
7 Bolt Buena Vista $114,053,579 3,654 $26,223,128 3,651 11/21/08
8 The Wild Buena Vista $37,384,046 2,854 $9,684,809 2,854 4/14/06
9 Shrek 2 DreamWorks $441,226,247 4,223 $108,037,878 4,163 5/19/04
10 Shrek DreamWorks $267,665,011 3,715 $42,347,760 3,587 5/16/01
11 Madagascar DreamWorks $193,595,521 4,142 $47,224,594 4,131 5/27/05
12 Shark Tale DreamWorks $160,861,908 4,070 $47,604,606 4,016 10/1/04
13 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $196,573,705 4,102 $41,690,382 4,099 7/1/09
14 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $195,330,621 3,969 $68,033,544 3,964 3/31/06
15 The Croods Fox $187,168,425 4,065 $43,639,736 4,046 3/22/13
16 Ice Age Fox $176,387,405 3,345 $46,312,454 3,316 3/15/02
17 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $166,992,149 4,268 $49,451,322 4,253 6/13/14
18 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $161,321,843 3,886 $46,629,259 3,881 7/13/12
19 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $154,529,439 3,961 $45,012,998 3,954 3/14/08
20 Rio Fox $143,619,809 3,842 $39,225,962 3,826 4/15/11
21 Rio 2 Fox $130,805,672 3,975 $39,327,869 3,948 4/11/14
22 Epic Fox $107,518,682 3,894 $33,531,068 3,882 5/24/13
23 Turbo Fox $83,028,128 3,809 $21,312,625 3,806 7/17/13
24 Alpha and Omega Lionsgate $25,107,267 2,625 $9,106,906 2,625 9/17/10
25 Rango Paramount $123,477,607 3,923 $38,079,323 3,917 3/4/11
26 Barnyard: The Original Party Animals Paramount $72,637,803 3,311 $15,820,864 3,311 8/4/06
27 Shrek the Third Paramount (DreamWorks) $322,719,944 4,172 $121,629,270 4,122 5/18/07
28 Shrek Forever After Paramount (DreamWorks) $238,736,787 4,386 $70,838,207 4,359 5/21/10
29 How to Train Your Dragon Paramount (DreamWorks) $217,581,231 4,060 $43,732,319 4,055 3/26/10
30 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Paramount (DreamWorks) $216,391,482 4,263 $60,316,738 4,258 6/8/12
31 Kung Fu Panda Paramount (DreamWorks) $215,434,591 4,136 $60,239,130 4,114 6/6/08
32 Monsters Vs. Aliens Paramount (DreamWorks) $198,351,526 4,136 $59,321,095 4,104 3/27/09
33 Kung Fu Panda 2 Paramount (DreamWorks) $165,249,063 3,952 $47,656,302 3,925 5/26/11
34 Over the Hedge Paramount (DreamWorks) $155,019,340 4,093 $38,457,003 4,059 5/19/06
35 Puss in Boots Paramount (DreamWorks) $149,260,504 3,963 $34,077,439 3,952 10/28/11
36 Megamind Paramount (DreamWorks) $148,415,853 3,949 $46,016,833 3,944 11/5/10
37 Bee Movie Paramount (DreamWorks) $126,631,277 3,984 $38,021,044 3,928 11/2/07
38 Rise of the Guardians Paramount (DreamWorks) $103,412,758 3,672 $23,773,465 3,653 11/21/12
39 Free Birds Relativity $55,750,480 3,736 $15,805,237 3,736 11/1/13
40 Open Season Sony / Columbia $85,105,259 3,833 $23,624,548 3,833 9/29/06
41 Zookeeper Sony / Columbia $80,360,843 3,482 $20,065,617 3,482 7/8/11
42 Surf's Up Sony / Columbia $58,867,694 3,531 $17,640,249 3,528 6/8/07
43 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Universal $214,030,500 3,769 $70,217,070 3,729 3/2/12
44 Hop Universal $108,085,305 3,616 $37,543,710 3,579 4/1/11
45 Happy Feet Warner Bros. $198,000,317 3,804 $41,533,432 3,804 11/17/06
46 Happy Feet Two Warner Bros. $64,006,466 3,611 $21,237,068 3,606 11/18/11
Averages:$170,096,4203,857$47,213,0523,837 

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