Night at the Museum

A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life and wreak havoc.

Grosses

Domestic (43.7%)
$250,863,268
Summary Details
DistributorTwentieth Century Fox
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Opening$30,433,781
3,685 theaters
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 48 min
GenresAdventure Comedy Family Fantasy
In Release375 days/53 weeks
Widest Release3,768 theaters
ChartRanking
Slowest to $100–$900 Million - $250M9
Smallest Second Weekend Drops - Saturated 3,000+ Theaters11
Top Holiday Single Day Grosses - New Year's Day16
Smallest Second Weekend Drops - Saturated 2,500+ Theaters20
Smallest Second Weekend Drops - Wide 2,000+ Theaters27
Top Holiday Single Day Grosses - Christmas Day29
Top Opening Weekends By Month - December40
Holiday Weekends - MLK wknd43
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Wednesday57
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Tuesday59
Smallest Second Weekend Drops - Wide 600+ Theaters67
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Thursday69
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 5TH69
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 8TH70
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 6TH74
Slowest to $100–$900 Million - $200M81
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 4TH89
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 9TH105
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 3RD107
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 7TH109
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Monday111
Top Opening Weekends By Season - Holiday season118
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Monday120
Widest Releases by MPAA Rating - PG128
Top Opening Weekends by MPAA Rating - PG136
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $250M137
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 2ND138
Widest Releases by MPAA Rating - G/PG139
Widest Openings by MPAA Rating - PG146
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $200M153
Top Opening Weekends by MPAA Rating - G/PG156
Widest Openings by MPAA Rating - G/PG158
Fastest to $100–$900 Million - $150M169
Top Single Day Non-Opening Grosses by Day of the Week - Friday170
Top Weekends: 2nd – 12th - 10TH187