The Lorax

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

Grosses

Domestic (61.4%)
$214,030,500
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$70,217,070
3,729 theaters
Budget$70,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 26 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Drama Family Fantasy Musical
In Release305 days/43 weeks
Widest Release3,769 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Mar 2-41$70,217,070-3,729-$18,830$70,217,0701
Mar 9-111$38,846,020-44.7%3,746+17$10,370$121,724,8502
Mar 16-182$22,764,760-41.4%3,769+23$6,040$158,387,7753
Mar 23-253$13,182,045-42.1%3,677-92$3,585$177,412,0554
Mar 30-Apr 15$7,784,645-40.9%3,264-413$2,385$189,332,4455
Apr 6-87$5,030,025-35.4%3,003-261$1,675$198,204,3756
Apr 6-9
Easter wknd
7$6,036,030-3,003-$2,010$199,210,380-
Apr 13-1510$3,051,285-39.3%2,112-891$1,444$204,513,9157
Apr 20-2213$1,899,600-37.7%1,583-529$1,200$207,152,8658
Apr 27-2917$848,070-55.4%883-700$960$208,435,7509
May 4-618$427,220-49.6%521-362$820$209,034,86510
May 11-1319$432,245+1.2%455-66$949$209,591,93511
May 18-2016$458,595+6.1%379-76$1,210$210,191,32512
May 25-2717$475,785+3.7%390+11$1,219$210,839,55513
May 25-28
Memorial Day wknd
17$622,035-390-$1,594$210,985,805-
Jun 1-320$340,200-28.5%315-75$1,080$211,485,86014
Jun 8-1019$337,855-0.7%290-25$1,165$212,028,51015
Jun 15-1720$260,380-22.9%277-13$940$212,490,25016
Jun 22-2425$205,925-20.9%234-43$880$212,901,27517
Jun 29-Jul 128$154,535-25%202-32$765$213,218,33018
Jul 6-834$132,945-14%175-27$759$213,494,66019
Jul 13-1535$143,635+8%168-7$854$213,745,89520
Jul 20-2233$86,005-40.1%167-1$515$213,949,50521