The Lion King

(2011 3D Release)

A Lion cub crown prince is tricked by a treacherous uncle into thinking he caused his father's death and flees into exile in despair, only to learn in adulthood his identity and his responsibilities.

Grosses

Domestic (50.8%)
$94,242,001
Summary Details
DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Runtime1 hr 28 min
Opening Weekend$30,151,614
2,330 theaters
GenresAdventure Animation Drama Family Musical
Widest Release2,340 theaters
In Release473 days/67 weeks
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Sep 16, 2011Friday1$8,919,921--2,330$3,828$8,919,9211
Sep 17, 2011Saturday1$11,933,562+33.8%-2,330$5,121$20,853,4832
Sep 18, 2011Sunday1$9,298,131-22.1%-2,330$3,990$30,151,6143
Sep 19, 2011Monday1$2,314,324-75.1%-2,330$993$32,465,9384
Sep 20, 2011Tuesday1$2,616,404+13.1%-2,330$1,122$35,082,3425
Sep 21, 2011Wednesday1$2,214,226-15.4%-2,330$950$37,296,5686
Sep 22, 2011Thursday1$2,249,502+1.6%-2,330$965$39,546,0707
Sep 23, 2011Friday2$6,075,717+170.1%-31.9%2,330$2,607$45,621,7878
Sep 24, 2011Saturday1$9,239,018+52.1%-22.6%2,330$3,965$54,860,8059
Sep 25, 2011Sunday1$6,614,597-28.4%-28.9%2,330$2,838$61,475,40210
Sep 26, 2011Monday1$1,478,639-77.6%-36.1%2,330$634$62,954,04111
Sep 27, 2011Tuesday2$1,743,361+17.9%-33.4%2,330$748$64,697,40212
Sep 28, 2011Wednesday1$1,688,400-3.2%-23.7%2,330$724$66,385,80213
Sep 29, 2011Thursday1$2,208,347+30.8%-1.8%2,330$947$68,594,14914
Sep 30, 2011Friday3$3,297,337+49.3%-45.7%2,340$1,409$71,891,48615
Oct 1, 2011Saturday3$4,454,384+35.1%-51.8%2,340$1,903$76,345,87016
Oct 2, 2011Sunday2$2,863,924-35.7%-56.7%2,340$1,223$79,209,79417
Oct 3, 2011Monday4$573,939-80%-61.2%2,340$245$79,783,73318
Oct 4, 2011Tuesday4$624,404+8.8%-64.2%2,340$266$80,408,13719
Oct 5, 2011Wednesday4$500,218-19.9%-70.4%2,340$213$80,908,35520
Oct 6, 2011Thursday5$501,634+0.3%-77.3%2,340$214$81,409,98921
Oct 7, 2011Friday8$1,212,604+141.7%-63.2%2,267$534$82,622,59322
Oct 8, 2011Saturday6$1,949,387+60.8%-56.2%2,267$859$84,571,98023
Oct 9, 2011Sunday7$1,436,615-26.3%-49.8%2,267$633$86,008,59524
Oct 10, 2011
Columbus Day
Monday5$800,896-44.3%+39.5%2,267$353$86,809,49125
Oct 11, 2011Tuesday9$325,265-59.4%-47.9%2,267$143$87,134,75626
Oct 12, 2011Wednesday9$282,000-13.3%-43.6%2,267$124$87,416,75627
Oct 13, 2011Thursday7$327,159+16%-34.8%2,267$144$87,743,91528
Oct 14, 2011Friday11$720,669+120.3%-40.6%1,970$365$88,464,58429
Oct 15, 2011Saturday10$1,249,224+73.3%-35.9%1,970$634$89,713,80830
Oct 16, 2011Sunday9$822,510-34.2%-42.7%1,970$417$90,536,31831
Oct 17, 2011Monday10$193,565-76.5%-75.8%1,970$98$90,729,88332
Oct 18, 2011Tuesday10$211,620+9.3%-34.9%1,970$107$90,941,50333
Oct 19, 2011Wednesday10$201,790-4.6%-28.4%1,970$102$91,143,29334
Oct 20, 2011Thursday10$211,007+4.6%-35.5%1,970$107$91,354,30035
Oct 21, 2011Friday14$307,578+45.8%-57.3%1,091$281$91,661,87836
Oct 22, 2011Saturday12$563,543+83.2%-54.9%1,091$516$92,225,42137
Oct 23, 2011Sunday12$383,116-32%-53.4%1,091$351$92,608,53738
Oct 24, 2011Monday12$85,051-77.8%-56.1%1,091$77$92,693,58839
Oct 25, 2011Tuesday13$84,357-0.8%-60.1%1,091$77$92,777,94540
Oct 26, 2011Wednesday14$74,842-11.3%-62.9%1,091$68$92,852,78741
Oct 27, 2011Thursday15$86,919+16.1%-58.8%1,091$79$92,939,70642
Oct 28, 2011Friday23$51,567-40.7%-83.2%378$136$92,991,27343
Oct 29, 2011Saturday22$84,200+63.3%-85.1%378$222$93,075,47344
Oct 30, 2011Sunday22$67,996-19.2%-82.3%378$179$93,143,46945
Oct 31, 2011
Halloween
Monday25$18,834-72.3%-77.9%378$49$93,162,30346
Nov 1, 2011Tuesday25$21,004+11.5%-75.1%378$55$93,183,30747
Nov 2, 2011Wednesday25$19,314-8%-74.2%378$51$93,202,62148
Nov 3, 2011Thursday26$20,985+8.7%-75.9%378$55$93,223,60649