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Movie Summary
Monsters Vs. Aliens

Horton Hears a Who!

Meet the Robinsons

Ice Age 2

Robots

Ice Age
GenreAnimationAnimationAnimationAnimationAnimationAnimation
StudioParamount (DreamWorks)FoxBuena VistaFoxFoxFox
Release DateMarch 27, 2009March 14, 2008March 30, 2007March 31, 2006March 11, 2005March 15, 2002
Domestic Gross$198,351,526$154,529,439$97,822,171$195,330,621$128,200,012$176,387,405
Production Budget$175 million$85 millionn/a$80 million$75 million$59 million
Running Time1 hr. 34 min.1 hr. 28 min.1 hr. 32 min.1 hr. 30 min.1 hr. 30 min.1 hr. 21 min.
MPAA RatingPGGGPGPGPG
MPAA Reasonsci-fi action, some crude humor and mild languagesome mild language and innuendosome brief language and suggestive humormild peril
 

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Domestic SummaryMonsters Vs. AliensHorton Hears a Who!Meet the RobinsonsIce Age 2RobotsIce Age
Total Gross$198,351,526$154,529,439$97,822,171$195,330,621$128,200,012$176,387,405
Opening Weekend*$59,321,095$45,012,998$25,123,781$68,033,544$36,045,301$46,312,454
Theaters4,1043,9543,4133,9643,7763,316
Average$14,454$11,384$7,361$17,162$9,545$13,966
Opening % of Total29.9%29.1%25.7%34.8%28.1%26.3%
Second Weekend Drop-45.0%-45.4%-33.5%-50.3%-41.7%-35.1%
Widest Release4,1363,9613,4353,9693,7763,345
Close DateAugust 27, 2009September 4, 2008September 6, 2007September 7, 2006September 5, 2005September 2, 2002
In Release154 days / 22 weeks175 days / 25 weeks161 days / 23 weeks161 days / 23 weeks182 days / 26 weeks172 days / 25 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryMonsters Vs. AliensHorton Hears a Who!Meet the RobinsonsIce Age 2RobotsIce Age
Worldwide Gross$381,509,870$297,138,014$169,333,034$655,388,158$260,718,330$383,257,136
Foreign Gross$183,158,344$142,608,575$71,510,863$460,057,537$132,518,318$206,869,731
Foreign % of Worldwide48.0%48.0%42.2%70.2%50.8%54.0%
Domestic Gross$198,351,526$154,529,439$97,822,171$195,330,621$128,200,012$176,387,405
Domestic % of Worldwide52.0%52.0%57.8%29.8%49.2%46.0%
 
People SummaryMonsters Vs. AliensHorton Hears a Who!Meet the RobinsonsIce Age 2RobotsIce Age
Actor: John Leguizamo---#2-#3
Actor: Seth Rogen#2#4----
Composer: John Powell-#16-#10#19-
Director: Carlos Saldanha---#2#6#3
Director: Chris Wedge----#2#1
Producer: Chris Wedge-#2-#1--
Producer: Christopher Meledandri-#6-#4#7#5
 
Genres & FranchisesMonsters Vs. AliensHorton Hears a Who!Meet the RobinsonsIce Age 2RobotsIce Age
Brand: Blue Sky-#5-#2#8#3
Franchise: Ice Age---#2-#3
Genre: 3D#38-#86---
Genre: Animation#28#49#78#31#60#40
Genre: Animation - Computer#25#43#62#28#52#36
Genre: Animation - Sci-Fi#2-#7-#5-
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#53---#69-
Showdown: 'Ice Age' Smackdown---#2-#3
Showdown: Biggest Animated Openers (January - April)#3--#4-#5
Showdown: Blue Sky Originals----#3#1
Showdown: March Animation Madness#1#4#6#2#5#3
Showdown: Off-Season Computer Animation Battle---#1#4#2
 
Chart RankingsMonsters Vs. AliensHorton Hears a Who!Meet the RobinsonsIce Age 2RobotsIce Age
All Time Domestic#153#254#602#157#368#199
All Time Worldwide#206#332-#75#403#205
Opening Weeks#153#212#522#117#362#236
Opening Day Gross#181--#101--
Single Day Gross#257#485-#166-#459
Single Day Friday Gross#203--#108--
Single Day Saturday Gross#103#186-#67-#176
Single Day Sunday Gross#103--#102--
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#183--#114--
Opening Weekends#112#197#527#82#293#188
Opening Weekends - March#7#12#43#6#20#10
Opening Weekends - Spring#11#16#64#9#31#14
Top 3-Day Grosses#106#187-#81-#178
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)-#240-#209--
Consecutive Weekends At #1-#239-#205--
Second Weekends#102#193-#90-#127
Third Weekends#70#129-#88-#121
Fourth Weekends#87--#86-#84
Fifth Weekends#115--#191-#113
Sixth Weekends#147----#140
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#299#308#119#407#237#141
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#628#648#264#853#498#302
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#923#951#414#1238#752#472
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2253#2294#1265#2778#1945#1385
Rated G-#20#42---
Rated G and PG#55#90#200#58#124#73
Rated PG#43--#46#95#57
Rated G, Opening Weekends-#10#29---
Rated PG, Opening Weekends#25--#17#61#42
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends#32#53#134#20#76#51
Widest Releases#32#71#316#65#122#378
Widest Opening Releases#35#66#306#63#112#366
Widest G Rated Openings-#6#20---
Widest G Rated Releases-#7#21---
Widest PG Rated Openings#10--#20#42#119
Widest PG Rated Releases#10--#21#46#118
Fastest to $100 million#136#200-#121-#199
Fastest to $150 million#134--#119-#169
Slowest to $100 million#422#358-#437#254#359
BOM Users' Grades---#262#421#222
Opening Weeks Adjusted#215#276#630#120#384#209
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#135#246-#51-#130
Opening Weekends Adjusted - March#8#12#50#3#16#7
Opening Weekends Adjusted#154#252#647#78#310#152
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Spring#11#17#77#5#23#10
Second Weekends Adjusted#161--#93-#91
Third Weekends Adjusted#143--#130-#116
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#199--#141-#93
Rated G Adjusted-#52#72---
Rated G and PG Adjusted#152--#129-#120
Rated PG Adjusted#110--#88#174#80
Rated G, Opening Weekends Adjusted-#16#38---
Rated PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#29--#12#67#28
Rated G and PG, Opening Weekends Adjusted#38#68#188#16#87#37
 
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