The Polar Express

(2008 IMAX Release)

On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express, while learning about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$1,705,694
Summary Details
DistributorWarner Bros.
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Opening$42,718
12 theaters
Budget$165,000,000
Running Time1 hr 40 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Musical
In Release406 days/58 weeks
Widest Release26 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 21, 2008Friday37$7,365--12$613$7,3651
Nov 22, 2008Saturday32$23,028+212.7%-12$1,919$30,3932
Nov 23, 2008Sunday34$12,325-46.5%-12$1,027$42,7183
Nov 24, 2008Monday30$8,700-29.4%-12$725$51,4184
Nov 25, 2008Tuesday29$10,729+23.3%-12$894$62,1475
Nov 26, 2008Wednesday23$19,295+79.8%-12$1,607$81,4426
Nov 27, 2008
Thanksgiving
Thursday31$7,672-60.2%-12$639$89,1147
Nov 28, 2008Friday21$61,916+707%+740.7%21$2,948$151,0308
Nov 29, 2008Saturday21$66,083+6.7%+187%21$3,146$217,1139
Nov 30, 2008Sunday21$29,879-54.8%+142.4%21$1,422$246,99210
Dec 1, 2008Monday22$9,290-68.9%+6.8%19$488$256,28211
Dec 2, 2008Tuesday22$10,114+8.9%-5.7%19$532$266,39612
Dec 3, 2008Wednesday22$10,991+8.7%-43%19$578$277,38713
Dec 4, 2008Thursday20$15,069+37.1%+96.4%19$793$292,45614
Dec 5, 2008Friday23$31,984+112.3%-48.3%26$1,230$324,44015
Dec 6, 2008Saturday20$73,484+129.8%+11.2%26$2,826$397,92416
Dec 7, 2008Sunday20$50,995-30.6%+70.7%26$1,961$448,91917
Dec 8, 2008Monday22$10,568-79.3%+13.8%26$406$459,48718
Dec 9, 2008Tuesday20$16,854+59.5%+66.6%26$648$476,34119
Dec 10, 2008Wednesday18$23,832+41.4%+116.8%26$916$500,17320
Dec 11, 2008Thursday18$22,654-4.9%+50.3%26$871$522,82721
Dec 12, 2008Friday23$47,908+111.5%+49.8%26$1,842$570,73522
Dec 13, 2008Saturday22$92,415+92.9%+25.8%26$3,554$663,15023
Dec 14, 2008Sunday22$72,489-21.6%+42.1%26$2,788$735,63924
Dec 15, 2008Monday22$29,346-59.5%+177.7%26$1,128$764,98525
Dec 16, 2008Tuesday21$35,565+21.2%+111%26$1,367$800,55026
Dec 17, 2008Wednesday21$34,905-1.9%+46.5%26$1,342$835,45527
Dec 18, 2008Thursday21$36,349+4.1%+60.5%26$1,398$871,80428
Dec 19, 2008Friday22$60,212+65.6%+25.7%26$2,315$932,01629
Dec 20, 2008Saturday22$114,138+89.6%+23.5%26$4,389$1,046,15430
Dec 21, 2008Sunday21$86,091-24.6%+18.8%26$3,311$1,132,24531
Dec 22, 2008Monday19$83,841-2.6%+185.7%26$3,224$1,216,08632
Dec 23, 2008Tuesday19$83,496-0.4%+134.8%26$3,211$1,299,58233
Dec 24, 2008Wednesday21$58,621-29.8%+67.9%26$2,254$1,358,20334
Dec 25, 2008
Christmas Day
Thursday34$15,153-74.2%-58.3%26$582$1,373,35635
Dec 26, 2008Friday28$55,800+268.2%-7.3%26$2,146$1,429,15636
Dec 27, 2008Saturday29$59,440+6.5%-47.9%26$2,286$1,488,59637
Dec 28, 2008Sunday29$42,852-27.9%-50.2%26$1,648$1,531,44838
Dec 29, 2008Monday28$35,965-16.1%-57.1%26$1,383$1,567,41339
Dec 30, 2008Tuesday29$30,279-15.8%-63.7%26$1,164$1,597,69240
Dec 31, 2008
New Year's Eve
Wednesday32$20,556-32.1%-64.9%26$790$1,618,24841
Jan 1, 2009
New Year's Day
Thursday37$22,569+9.8%+48.9%26$868$1,640,81742
Jan 2, 2009Friday35$24,029+6.5%-56.9%18$1,334$1,664,84643
Jan 3, 2009Saturday38$25,212+4.9%-57.6%18$1,400$1,690,05844
Jan 4, 2009Sunday39$12,447-50.6%-71%18$691$1,702,50545
Jan 5, 2009Monday43$763-93.9%-97.9%18$42$1,703,26846
Jan 6, 2009Tuesday43$698-8.5%-97.7%18$38$1,703,96647
Jan 7, 2009Wednesday44$351-49.7%-98.3%18$19$1,704,31748
Jan 8, 2009Thursday42$1,377+292.3%-93.9%18$76$1,705,69449