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Shrek 2

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GenreAnimationAnimationAnimationAnimationAnimation
StudioDreamWorksParamount (DreamWorks)Buena VistaBuena VistaUniversal
Release DateMay 19, 2004May 18, 2007June 18, 2010June 21, 2013July 3, 2013
Domestic Gross$441,226,247$322,719,944$415,004,880$268,492,764$368,061,265
Production Budget$150 million$160 million$200 millionn/a$76 million
Running Time1 hr. 33 min.1 hr. 32 min.1 hr. 43 min.1 hr. 47 min.1 hr. 38 min.
MPAA RatingPGPGGGPG
MPAA Reasonfor some crude humor, a brief substance reference and some suggestive content some crude humor, suggestive content and swashbuckling actionrude humor and mild action.
 

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Domestic SummaryShrek 2Shrek the ThirdToy Story 3Monsters UniversityDespicable Me 2
Total Gross$441,226,247$322,719,944$415,004,880$268,492,764$368,061,265
Opening Weekend*$108,037,878$121,629,270$110,307,189$82,429,469$83,517,315
Theaters4,1634,1224,0284,0043,997
Average$25,951$29,507$27,385$20,587$20,895
Opening % of Total24.5%37.7%26.6%30.7%22.7%
Second Weekend Drop-33.2%-56.4%-46.2%-44.7%-47.4%
Widest Release4,2234,1724,0284,0044,003
Close DateNovember 25, 2004August 9, 2007December 2, 2010December 19, 2013January 16, 2014
In Release149 days / 21 weeksn/a168 days / 24 weeks182 days / 26 weeksn/a
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryShrek 2Shrek the ThirdToy Story 3Monsters UniversityDespicable Me 2
Worldwide Gross$919,838,758$798,958,162$1,063,171,911$743,559,607$970,761,885
Foreign Gross$478,612,511$476,238,218$648,167,031$475,066,843$602,700,620
Foreign % of Worldwide52.0%59.6%61.0%63.9%62.1%
Domestic Gross$441,226,247$322,719,944$415,004,880$268,492,764$368,061,265
Domestic % of Worldwide48.0%40.4%39.0%36.1%37.9%
 
People SummaryShrek 2Shrek the ThirdToy Story 3Monsters UniversityDespicable Me 2
Actor: Antonio Banderas#1#2---
Actor: Bonnie Hunt--n/an/a-
Actor: Cameron Diaz#1#2---
Actor: Eddie Murphy#1#2---
Actor: John Krasinski-n/a-n/a-
Actor: Julie Andrewsn/an/a---
Actor: Mike Myers#1#2---
Composer: Harry Gregson-Williams#1#2---
Composer: Randy Newman--#1#4-
Producer: John Lasseter--#1#5-
 
Genres & FranchisesShrek 2Shrek the ThirdToy Story 3Monsters UniversityDespicable Me 2
Brand: DreamWorks Animation#1#2---
Brand: Pixar--#1#4-
Franchise: Shrek#1#2---
Genre: 3D--#3#15#7
Genre: Animation#1#7#3#10#6
Genre: Animation - Computer#1#6#2#9#5
Genre: Animation - Fantasy#1#3---
Showdown: 'Shrek' Vs. Himself#1#2---
Showdown: Biggest Animated Movies#1-#2-#4
Showdown: Biggest Animated Openers#1#4#2#5#3
Showdown: Pixar Sequels & Prequels--#1#2-
Showdown: Summer 2013 Family Movies---#2#1
 
Chart RankingsShrek 2Shrek the ThirdToy Story 3Monsters UniversityDespicable Me 2
All Time Domestic#8#33#13#67#26
All Time Adjusted#33#111#90-#112
All Time Worldwide#30#44#13#60#22
Worldwide Openings#73#69#63#67#62
Non-Friday Opening Weekends#3---#10
Opening Weeks#27#21#14#36#35
Opening Day Gross-#30#24#56#43
Opening Wednesdays#31---#7
Single Day Gross#30#26#44#136#80
Non-Opening Friday Gross#11-#43-#8
Non-Opening Thursday Gross#65-#25#60#2
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#73-#9#20#17
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#61-#14#31#35
Single Day Friday Gross#58#24#19#52#51
Single Day Monday Gross#5#30#23#62#71
Single Day Saturday Gross#10#7#24#61#55
Single Day Sunday Gross#10#7#16#53#46
Single Day Thursday Gross#81-#35#76#7
Single Day Tuesday Gross#81-#12#25#22
Single Day Wednesday Gross#53-#38#62#7
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#20#47#8#25#31
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#30#19#25#69#64
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#30#19#25#67#62
Opening Weekends#23#15#20#51#50
Opening Weekends - June--#2#6-
Opening Weekends - May#9#5---
Opening Weekends - Summer#16#9#13#35#34
Eleventh Weekends#145-#197#122#150
Ninth Weekends#84-#161-#114
Tenth Weekends#102-#180-#191
Top 10-Day Grosses#34#26#14#45#30
Top 3-Day Grosses#158#17#23#53#43
Top 4-Day Grosses#52#20#25#54#30
Top 6-Day Grosses#32#30#21#50#23
Top 7-Day Grosses#33#31#20#46#21
Top 8-Day Grosses#35#31#19#45#21
Top 9-Day Grosses#38#29#18#45#28
Twelfth Weekends#168-#63-#104
Twelfth Weekends#185-#153-#146
Top 5-Day Grosses#33#28#24#51#23
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday#8---#6
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#155-#163#200#171
Consecutive Weekends At #1#142-#151#195#161
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#7#16---
Independence Day Weekends#161-#23#43#3
Second Weekends#6#18#11#32#38
Third Weekends#5#30#20#96#44
Fourth Weekends#11#56#15#168#44
Fifth Weekends#17#98#32-#66
Sixth Weekends#29#158#41-#138
Seventh Weekends#74-#104-#187
Eighth Weekends#79-#161--
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#115#553#328#299#347
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#260#1115#691#623#743
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#403#1597#1009#915#1084
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1247#3355#2392#2237#2509
Rated G--#2#5-
Rated G and PG#3#11#6#21#9
Rated PG#3#8--#6
Rated G, Opening Weekends--#1#2-
Rated PG, Opening Weekends#3#1--#7
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends#4#1#3#9#8
Widest Releases#21#23#54#56#57
Widest Opening Releases#23#31#50#55#57
Widest G Rated Openings--#2#3-
Widest G Rated Releases--#2#3-
Widest PG Rated Openings#6#8--#19
Widest PG Rated Releases#5#6--#18
Fastest to $100 million#46#19#23#51#33
Fastest to $150 million#35#30#24#45#25
Fastest to $200 million#31#26#18#42#30
Fastest to $250 million#14#24#15#48#22
Fastest to $300 million#12#23#13-#19
Fastest to $350 million#9-#10-#19
Fastest to $400 million#6-#9--
Slowest to $100 million#514#541#537#509#527
Slowest to $200 million#114#119#127#103#115
BOM Users' Grades#171#571#59--
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted#1---#19
Opening Weeks Adjusted#15#21#24#76#59
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted#5---#12
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted#61-#49#113#5
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#69-#16#48#33
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#51-#24#64#57
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#41#21#25#79#63
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#3#41#44#117#109
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#5#6#40#123#89
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#5#9#25#99#80
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#72-#59#131#10
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#78-#21#56#40
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#42-#59#111#10
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#35#30#68-#185
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#34#29#59-#153
Opening Weekends Adjusted - June--#3#12-
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#5---
Opening Weekends Adjusted#15#12#31#95#74
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#10#9#21#66#54
Eleventh Weekends Adjusted#186--#195-
Twelfth Weekends Adjusted#187-#126-#170
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted#6---#13
Second Weekends Adjusted#3#28#30#73#67
Third Weekends Adjusted#8#39#49-#105
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#16#103#49-#126
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#41#187#120-#195
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#53-#137--
Rated G Adjusted--#22#36-
Rated G and PG Adjusted#23#58#50#102#59
Rated PG Adjusted#13#34--#35
Rated G, Opening Weekends Adjusted--#1#5-
Rated PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#2#1--#10
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#2#1#7#20#14
 
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