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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

View Chart:
RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 Shrek Forever After P/DW $238,736,787 4,386 $70,838,207 4,359 5/21/10
2 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $176,514,707 4,268 $49,451,322 4,253 6/13/14
3 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $216,391,482 4,263 $60,316,738 4,258 6/8/12
4 Shrek 2 DW $441,226,247 4,223 $108,037,878 4,163 5/19/04
5 Shrek the Third P/DW $322,719,944 4,172 $121,629,270 4,122 5/18/07
6 Madagascar DW $193,595,521 4,142 $47,224,594 4,131 5/27/05
7 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $198,351,526 4,136 $59,321,095 4,104 3/27/09
8 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $215,434,591 4,136 $60,239,130 4,114 6/6/08
9 Cars 2 BV $191,452,396 4,115 $66,135,507 4,115 6/24/11
10 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $196,573,705 4,102 $41,690,382 4,099 7/1/09
11 Over the Hedge P/DW $155,019,340 4,093 $38,457,003 4,059 5/19/06
12 Shark Tale DW $160,861,908 4,070 $47,604,606 4,016 10/1/04
13 The Croods Fox $187,168,425 4,065 $43,639,736 4,046 3/22/13
14 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $217,581,231 4,060 $43,732,319 4,055 3/26/10
15 Toy Story 3 BV $415,004,880 4,028 $110,307,189 4,028 6/18/10
16 Monsters University BV $268,492,764 4,004 $82,429,469 4,004 6/21/13
17 Bee Movie P/DW $126,631,277 3,984 $38,021,044 3,928 11/2/07
18 Rio 2 Fox $131,538,435 3,975 $39,327,869 3,948 4/11/14
19 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $195,330,621 3,969 $68,033,544 3,964 3/31/06
20 Puss in Boots P/DW $149,260,504 3,963 $34,077,439 3,952 10/28/11
21 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $154,529,439 3,961 $45,012,998 3,954 3/14/08
22 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $165,249,063 3,952 $47,656,302 3,925 5/26/11
23 Megamind P/DW $148,415,853 3,949 $46,016,833 3,944 11/5/10
24 Rango Par. $123,477,607 3,923 $38,079,323 3,917 3/4/11
25 Epic Fox $107,518,682 3,894 $33,531,068 3,882 5/24/13
26 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $161,321,843 3,886 $46,629,259 3,881 7/13/12
27 Up BV $293,004,164 3,886 $68,108,790 3,766 5/29/09
28 Rio Fox $143,619,809 3,842 $39,225,962 3,826 4/15/11
29 Thor: The Dark World BV $206,362,140 3,841 $85,737,841 3,841 11/8/13
30 Open Season Sony $85,105,259 3,833 $23,624,548 3,833 9/29/06
31 Turbo Fox $83,028,128 3,809 $21,312,625 3,806 7/17/13
32 Happy Feet WB $198,000,317 3,804 $41,533,432 3,804 11/17/06
33 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $214,030,500 3,769 $70,217,070 3,729 3/2/12
34 Wreck-It Ralph BV $189,422,889 3,752 $49,038,712 3,752 11/2/12
35 Free Birds Rela. $55,750,480 3,736 $15,805,237 3,736 11/1/13
36 Shrek DW $267,665,011 3,715 $42,347,760 3,587 5/16/01
37 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $103,412,758 3,672 $23,773,465 3,653 11/21/12
38 Bolt BV $114,053,579 3,654 $26,223,128 3,651 11/21/08
39 Hop Uni. $108,085,305 3,616 $37,543,710 3,579 4/1/11
40 Happy Feet Two WB $64,006,466 3,611 $21,237,068 3,606 11/18/11
41 Surf's Up Sony $58,867,694 3,531 $17,640,249 3,528 6/8/07
42 Zookeeper Sony $80,360,843 3,482 $20,065,617 3,482 7/8/11
43 Ice Age Fox $176,387,405 3,345 $46,312,454 3,316 3/15/02
44 Barnyard: The Original Party Animals Par. $72,637,803 3,311 $15,820,864 3,311 8/4/06
45 The Wild BV $37,384,046 2,854 $9,684,809 2,854 4/14/06
46 Alpha and Omega LGF $25,107,267 2,625 $9,106,906 2,625 9/17/10
47 Big Hero 6 BV n/a 0 n/a 0 11/7/14
Averages:$166,695,5463,775$47,213,0523,837 

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