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'Madagascar' Melee


Movie Summary
Madagascar

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Madagascar 3
GenreAnimationAnimationAnimation
StudioDreamWorksParamount (DreamWorks)Paramount (DreamWorks)
Release DateMay 27, 2005November 7, 2008June 8, 2012
Domestic Gross$193,595,521$180,010,950$216,391,482
Production Budgetn/a$150 million$145 million
Running Time1 hr. 26 min.1 hr. 29 min.1 hr. 33 min.
MPAA RatingPGPGPG
MPAA Reasonmild language, crude humor and some thematic elementssome mild crude humorsome mild action and rude humor.
 

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Domestic SummaryMadagascarMadagascar: Escape 2 AfricaMadagascar 3
Total Gross$193,595,521$180,010,950$216,391,482
Opening Weekend*$47,224,594$63,106,589$60,316,738
Theaters4,1314,0564,258
Average$11,431$15,559$14,166
Opening % of Total24.4%35.1%27.9%
Second Weekend Drop-40.5%-44.5%-43.5%
Widest Release4,1424,0654,263
Close DateOctober 13, 2005February 26, 2009October 18, 2012
In Releasen/a112 days / 16 weeks133 days / 19 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryMadagascarMadagascar: Escape 2 AfricaMadagascar 3
Worldwide Gross$532,680,671$603,900,354$746,921,274
Foreign Gross$339,085,150$423,889,404$530,529,792
Foreign % of Worldwide63.7%70.2%71.0%
Domestic Gross$193,595,521$180,010,950$216,391,482
Domestic % of Worldwide36.3%29.8%29.0%
 
People SummaryMadagascarMadagascar: Escape 2 AfricaMadagascar 3
Actor: Ben Stiller#4#5#3
Actor: Cedric the Entertainer#2#3#1
Actor: Chris Rock#2#3#1
Actor: David Schwimmer#2#3#1
Actor: Jada Pinkett-Smith#3#4#2
Actor: Sacha Baron Cohen#2#3#1
Actor: Tom McGrathn/an/a-
Composer: Hans Zimmer#18#23#11
Director: Eric Darnell#2#3#1
Director: Tom McGrath#2#3#1
Producer: Mark Swift-#2#1
Producer: Mireille Soria#2#3#1
Writer: Eric Darnell#2#3#1
Writer: Tom McGrath#1#2-
 
Genres & FranchisesMadagascarMadagascar: Escape 2 AfricaMadagascar 3
Brand: DreamWorks Animation#9#11#6
Franchise: Madagascar#2#3#1
Genre: Animation#40#47#31
Genre: Animation - Computer#37#43#28
Showdown: 'Kung Fu Panda 2' Versus Comps#4#5-
Showdown: 'Madagascar' Melee#2#3#1
Showdown: DreamWorks Animation Vs. DreamWorks Animation ('Sh#5#6#2
 
Chart RankingsMadagascarMadagascar: Escape 2 AfricaMadagascar 3
All Time Domestic#188#221#151
All Time Worldwide#154#120#76
Opening Weeks#189#148#135
Opening Day Gross-#199#150
Single Day Gross#735#253#425
Single Day Friday Gross-#233#167
Single Day Saturday Gross#286#99#164
Single Day Sunday Gross-#141#160
Opening Weekends#222#125#136
Opening Weekends - Summer#138-#81
Top 3-Day Grosses#213#121#129
Top 7-Day Grosses-#158#144
Top 5-Day Grosses-#133#148
Independence Day Weekends#178-#137
Second Weekends#183#104#114
Third Weekends#175-#121
Fourth Weekends#198#93#148
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#261#342#318
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#519#687#646
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#767#1000#942
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1948#2357#2258
Rated G and PG#70#78#57
Rated PG#58#62#47
Rated PG, Opening Weekends#54#30#31
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends#62#34#37
Widest Releases#45#70#22
Widest Opening Releases#44#65#19
Widest PG Rated Openings#11#20#6
Widest PG Rated Releases#14#23#7
Fastest to $100 million#183#146#141
Fastest to $150 million#185#167#125
Slowest to $100 million#452#489#494
Opening Weeks Adjusted#176#170#215
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#245#104#247
Opening Weekends Adjusted#214#134#208
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#138-#134
Second Weekends Adjusted#182#141-
Rated G and PG Adjusted#131#181#158
Rated PG Adjusted#90#135#115
Rated PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#46#26#44
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#56#33#54
 
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