Despicable Me

When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better.

Grosses

Domestic (46.3%)
$251,513,985
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$56,397,125
3,476 theaters
Budget$69,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 35 min
GenresAnimation Comedy Crime Family Fantasy
In Release541 days/77 weeks
Widest Release3,602 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jul 9-111$56,397,125-3,476-$16,224$56,397,1251
Jul 16-182$32,803,660-41.8%3,501+25$9,369$118,434,5552
Jul 23-253$23,689,060-27.8%3,600+99$6,580$161,289,9053
Jul 30-Aug 14$15,524,230-34.5%3,602+2$4,309$190,330,4254
Aug 6-86$9,283,360-40.2%3,413-189$2,720$209,287,3455
Aug 13-156$6,971,355-24.9%2,923-490$2,385$222,197,3906
Aug 20-2211$4,662,065-33.1%2,236-687$2,085$231,056,9907
Aug 27-2913$2,859,680-38.7%1,833-403$1,560$236,276,0858
Sep 3-513$2,984,015+4.3%1,600-233$1,865$240,434,9659
Sep 3-6
Labor Day wknd
11$4,047,680-1,600-$2,529$241,498,630-
Sep 10-1213$1,657,100-44.5%1,375-225$1,205$243,531,97010
Sep 17-1917$910,965-45%944-431$965$244,739,01511
Sep 24-2615$582,585-36%610-334$955$245,514,66512
Oct 1-316$439,850-24.5%463-147$950$246,091,77013
Oct 8-1020$347,705-20.9%353-110$985$246,557,45514
Oct 8-11
Indig. Peoples' Day wknd
20$414,775-353-$1,175$246,624,525-
Oct 15-1722$345,280-0.7%332-21$1,040$247,050,99515
Oct 22-2423$370,955+7.4%324-8$1,144$247,519,95016
Oct 29-3125$268,010-27.8%335+11$800$247,877,10517
Nov 5-721$328,490+22.6%307-28$1,070$248,312,50018
Nov 12-1421$363,090+10.5%273-34$1,330$248,815,41019
Nov 19-2122$269,335-25.8%268-5$1,004$249,169,37520
Nov 24-28
Thanksgiving 5-Day
18$474,810-266-$1,785$249,724,650-
Nov 25-28
Thanksgiving 4-Day
18$401,660-266-$1,510$249,724,650-
Nov 26-28
Thanksgiving 3-Day
19$363,090+34.8%266-2$1,365$249,724,65021
Dec 3-5
Post-Thanksgiving
22$216,975-40.2%280+14$774$250,004,04022
Dec 10-1222$191,320-11.8%255-25$750$250,252,28523
Dec 17-1922$171,325-10.5%233-22$735$250,493,64024
Dec 24-2629$102,290-40.3%193-40$530$250,791,65025
Dec 31-Jan 2, 201126$170,420+66.6%197+4$865$251,203,22526
Jan 7-932$118,355-30.6%178-19$664$251,384,62027
Jan 14-1640$63,010-46.8%137-41$459$251,476,98528
Jan 14-17
MLK wknd
39$87,670-137-$639$251,501,645-