Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

The Madagascar animals fly back to New York City, but crash-land on an African nature reserve, where they meet others of their own kind, and Alex especially discovers his royal heritage as prince of a lion pride.

Grosses

Domestic (29.8%)
$180,010,950
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks
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Runtime1 hr 29 min
Opening Weekend$63,106,589
4,056 theaters
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family
Widest Release4,065 theaters
In Release420 days/60 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 7, 2008Friday1$17,555,027--4,056$4,328$17,555,0271
Nov 8, 2008Saturday1$27,531,174+56.8%-4,056$6,787$45,086,2012
Nov 9, 2008Sunday1$18,020,388-34.5%-4,056$4,442$63,106,5893
Nov 10, 2008Monday1$5,146,972-71.4%-4,056$1,268$68,253,5614
Nov 11, 2008Tuesday1$9,780,159+90%-4,056$2,411$78,033,7205
Nov 12, 2008Wednesday1$1,912,967-80.4%-4,056$471$79,946,6876
Nov 13, 2008Thursday1$1,941,207+1.5%-4,056$478$81,887,8947
Nov 14, 2008Friday2$8,149,669+319.8%-53.6%4,065$2,004$90,037,5638
Nov 15, 2008Saturday2$16,882,856+107.2%-38.7%4,065$4,153$106,920,4199
Nov 16, 2008Sunday2$9,984,776-40.9%-44.6%4,065$2,456$116,905,19510
Nov 17, 2008Monday2$1,165,768-88.3%-77.4%4,065$286$118,070,96311
Nov 18, 2008Tuesday2$1,190,359+2.1%-87.8%4,065$292$119,261,32212
Nov 19, 2008Wednesday2$1,069,706-10.1%-44.1%4,065$263$120,331,02813
Nov 20, 2008Thursday2$1,116,426+4.4%-42.5%4,065$274$121,447,45414
Nov 21, 2008Friday4$3,725,772+233.7%-54.3%4,007$929$125,173,22615
Nov 22, 2008Saturday4$7,308,462+96.2%-56.7%4,007$1,823$132,481,68816
Nov 23, 2008Sunday4$4,627,702-36.7%-53.7%4,007$1,154$137,109,39017
Nov 24, 2008Monday4$1,179,852-74.5%+1.2%4,007$294$138,289,24218
Nov 25, 2008Tuesday4$1,622,174+37.5%+36.3%4,007$404$139,911,41619
Nov 26, 2008Wednesday6$2,737,260+68.7%+155.9%3,709$738$142,648,67620
Nov 27, 2008
Thanksgiving
Thursday7$2,210,364-19.2%+98%3,709$595$144,859,04021
Nov 28, 2008Friday6$5,660,695+156.1%+51.9%3,709$1,526$150,519,73522
Nov 29, 2008Saturday6$5,533,131-2.3%-24.3%3,709$1,491$156,052,86623
Nov 30, 2008Sunday6$3,013,503-45.5%-34.9%3,709$812$159,066,36924
Dec 1, 2008Monday7$460,765-84.7%-60.9%3,709$124$159,527,13425
Dec 2, 2008Tuesday7$377,288-18.1%-76.7%3,709$101$159,904,42226
Dec 3, 2008Wednesday7$331,572-12.1%-87.9%3,709$89$160,235,99427
Dec 4, 2008Thursday7$338,738+2.2%-84.7%3,709$91$160,574,73228
Dec 5, 2008Friday8$1,262,859+272.8%-77.7%3,317$380$161,837,59129
Dec 6, 2008Saturday6$2,325,137+84.1%-58%3,317$700$164,162,72830
Dec 7, 2008Sunday6$1,491,124-35.9%-50.5%3,317$449$165,653,85231
Dec 8, 2008Monday8$323,936-78.3%-29.7%3,317$97$165,977,78832
Dec 9, 2008Tuesday8$255,138-21.2%-32.4%3,317$76$166,232,92633
Dec 10, 2008Wednesday8$259,696+1.8%-21.7%3,317$78$166,492,62234
Dec 11, 2008Thursday8$263,541+1.5%-22.2%3,317$79$166,756,16335
Dec 12, 2008Friday8$717,242+172.2%-43.2%2,768$259$167,473,40536
Dec 13, 2008Saturday7$1,537,561+114.4%-33.9%2,768$555$169,010,96637
Dec 14, 2008Sunday7$926,428-39.7%-37.9%2,768$334$169,937,39438
Dec 15, 2008Monday12$188,007-79.7%-42%2,768$67$170,125,40139
Dec 16, 2008Tuesday11$215,112+14.4%-15.7%2,768$77$170,340,51340
Dec 17, 2008Wednesday11$222,554+3.5%-14.3%2,768$80$170,563,06741
Dec 18, 2008Thursday9$259,392+16.6%-1.6%2,768$93$170,822,45942
Dec 19, 2008Friday13$363,055+40%-49.4%2,007$180$171,185,51443
Dec 20, 2008Saturday12$675,802+86.1%-56%2,007$336$171,861,31644
Dec 21, 2008Sunday12$530,753-21.5%-42.7%2,007$264$172,392,06945
Dec 22, 2008Monday9$515,124-2.9%+174%2,007$256$172,907,19346
Dec 23, 2008Tuesday9$530,468+3%+146.6%2,007$264$173,437,66147
Dec 24, 2008Wednesday10$350,784-33.9%+57.6%2,007$174$173,788,44548
Dec 25, 2008
Christmas Day
Thursday23$150,918-57%-41.8%808$186$173,939,36349
Dec 26, 2008Friday20$286,618+89.9%-21.1%808$354$174,225,98150
Dec 27, 2008Saturday20$347,585+21.3%-48.6%808$430$174,573,56651
Dec 28, 2008Sunday20$288,815-16.9%-45.6%808$357$174,862,38152
Dec 29, 2008Monday18$270,225-6.4%-47.5%808$334$175,132,60653
Dec 30, 2008Tuesday18$300,708+11.3%-43.3%808$372$175,433,31454
Dec 31, 2008
New Year's Eve
Wednesday20$254,620-15.3%-27.4%808$315$175,687,93455
Jan 1, 2009
New Year's Day
Thursday20$370,479+45.5%+145.5%808$458$176,058,41356
Jan 2, 2009Friday21$377,577+1.9%+31.7%707$534$176,435,99057
Jan 3, 2009Saturday22$348,587-7.7%+0.3%707$493$176,784,57758
Jan 4, 2009Sunday21$232,233-33.4%-19.6%707$328$177,016,81059
Jan 5, 2009Monday22$64,575-72.2%-76.1%707$91$177,081,38560
Jan 6, 2009Tuesday23$33,900-47.5%-88.7%707$47$177,115,28561
Jan 7, 2009Wednesday23$31,160-8.1%-87.8%707$44$177,146,44562
Jan 8, 2009Thursday23$29,746-4.5%-92%707$42$177,176,19163
Jan 9, 2009Friday27$51,373+72.7%-86.4%375$136$177,227,56464
Jan 10, 2009Saturday26$159,016+209.5%-54.4%375$424$177,386,58065
Jan 11, 2009Sunday24$108,912-31.5%-53.1%375$290$177,495,49266
Jan 12, 2009Monday24$19,511-82.1%-69.8%375$52$177,515,00367
Jan 13, 2009Tuesday24$17,906-8.2%-47.2%375$47$177,532,90968
Jan 14, 2009Wednesday26$15,790-11.8%-49.3%375$42$177,548,69969
Jan 15, 2009Thursday24$18,386+16.4%-38.2%375$49$177,567,08570
Jan 16, 2009Friday28$119,280+548.8%+132.2%334$357$177,686,36571
Jan 17, 2009Saturday27$244,218+104.7%+53.6%334$731$177,930,58372
Jan 18, 2009Sunday27$165,289-32.3%+51.8%334$494$178,095,87273
Jan 19, 2009
MLK Day
Monday25$158,665-4%+713.2%334$475$178,254,53774
Jan 20, 2009Tuesday27$32,450-79.5%+81.2%334$97$178,286,98775
Jan 21, 2009Wednesday28$27,244-16%+72.5%334$81$178,314,23176
Jan 22, 2009Thursday28$30,020+10.2%+63.3%334$89$178,344,25177
Jan 23, 2009Friday27$103,856+246%-12.9%303$342$178,448,10778
Jan 24, 2009Saturday27$263,329+153.6%+7.8%303$869$178,711,43679
Jan 25, 2009Sunday27$142,258-46%-13.9%303$469$178,853,69480
Jan 26, 2009Monday27$26,139-81.6%-83.5%303$86$178,879,83381
Jan 27, 2009Tuesday28$22,626-13.4%-30.3%303$74$178,902,45982
Jan 28, 2009Wednesday27$25,381+12.2%-6.8%303$83$178,927,84083
Jan 29, 2009Thursday27$27,803+9.5%-7.4%303$91$178,955,64384
Jan 30, 2009Friday29$85,367+207%-17.8%275$310$179,041,01085
Jan 31, 2009Saturday29$171,358+100.7%-34.9%275$623$179,212,36886
Feb 1, 2009Sunday27$69,754-59.3%-51%275$253$179,282,12287
Feb 2, 2009Monday30$19,673-71.8%-24.7%275$71$179,301,79588
Feb 3, 2009Tuesday31$18,655-5.2%-17.6%275$67$179,320,45089
Feb 4, 2009Wednesday30$18,922+1.4%-25.4%275$68$179,339,37290
Feb 5, 2009Thursday30$19,930+5.3%-28.3%275$72$179,359,30291
Feb 6, 2009Friday33$58,375+192.9%-31.6%240$243$179,417,67792
Feb 7, 2009Saturday31$119,819+105.3%-30.1%240$499$179,537,49693
Feb 8, 2009Sunday31$68,885-42.5%-1.2%240$287$179,606,38194
Feb 9, 2009Monday34$12,846-81.4%-34.7%240$53$179,619,22795
Feb 10, 2009Tuesday36$10,615-17.4%-43.1%240$44$179,629,84296
Feb 11, 2009Wednesday36$10,100-4.9%-46.6%240$42$179,639,94297
Feb 12, 2009Thursday35$12,873+27.5%-35.4%240$53$179,652,81598
Feb 13, 2009Friday36$32,379+151.5%-44.5%182$177$179,685,19499
Feb 14, 2009Saturday35$74,092+128.8%-38.2%182$407$179,759,286100
Feb 15, 2009Sunday34$49,164-33.6%-28.6%182$270$179,808,450101
Feb 16, 2009
Presidents' Day
Monday35$42,753-13%+232.8%182$234$179,851,203102
Feb 17, 2009Tuesday35$11,524-73%+8.6%182$63$179,862,727103
Feb 18, 2009Wednesday35$11,340-1.6%+12.3%182$62$179,874,067104
Feb 19, 2009Thursday37$11,084-2.3%-13.9%182$60$179,885,151105
Feb 20, 2009Friday38$22,973+107.3%-29%151$152$179,908,124106
Feb 21, 2009Saturday38$44,981+95.8%-39.3%151$297$179,953,105107
Feb 22, 2009Sunday37$29,863-33.6%-39.3%151$197$179,982,968108
Feb 23, 2009Monday41$6,011-79.9%-85.9%151$39$179,988,979109
Feb 24, 2009Tuesday39$6,973+16%-39.5%151$46$179,995,952110
Feb 25, 2009Wednesday38$6,883-1.3%-39.3%151$45$180,002,835111
Feb 26, 2009Thursday39$8,115+17.9%-26.8%151$53$180,010,950112