Shrek

A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.

Grosses

Domestic (55.3%)
$267,665,011
Summary Details
DistributorDreamWorks Distribution
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Opening$42,347,760
3,587 theaters
Budget$60,000,000
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 30 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy
In Release233 days/33 weeks
Widest Release3,715 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
May 16, 2001Wednesday13$20,099--2$10,049$20,0991
May 17, 2001Thursday13$19,489-3%-2$9,744$39,5882
May 18, 2001Friday1$11,573,015+59,282.3%-3,587$3,226$11,612,6033
May 19, 2001Saturday1$17,523,312+51.4%-3,587$4,885$29,135,9154
May 20, 2001Sunday1$13,251,433-24.4%-3,587$3,694$42,387,3485
May 21, 2001Monday1$4,173,525-68.5%-3,587$1,163$46,460,8736
May 22, 2001Tuesday1$3,439,599-17.6%-3,587$958$50,000,4727
May 23, 2001Wednesday1$3,117,476-9.4%+15,410.6%3,587$869$53,117,9488
May 24, 2001Thursday1$3,419,832+9.7%+17,447.5%3,587$953$56,537,7809
May 25, 2001Friday2$9,889,516+189.2%-14.5%3,623$2,729$66,427,29610
May 26, 2001Saturday2$17,100,680+72.9%-2.4%3,623$4,720$83,527,97611
May 27, 2001Sunday2$15,491,229-9.4%+16.9%3,623$4,275$99,019,20512
May 28, 2001
Memorial Day
Monday2$12,734,195-17.8%+205.1%3,623$3,514$111,753,40013
May 29, 2001Tuesday2$2,924,218-77%-15%3,623$807$114,677,61814
May 30, 2001Wednesday2$2,649,376-9.4%-15%3,623$731$117,326,99415
May 31, 2001Thursday2$2,861,558+8%-16.3%3,623$789$120,188,55216
Jun 1, 2001Friday2$6,764,082+136.4%-31.6%3,661$1,847$126,952,63417
Jun 2, 2001Saturday2$12,653,319+87.1%-26%3,661$3,456$139,605,95318
Jun 3, 2001Sunday1$8,755,468-30.8%-43.5%3,661$2,391$148,361,42119
Jun 4, 2001Monday2$2,482,763-71.6%-80.5%3,661$678$150,844,16420
Jun 5, 2001Tuesday2$2,804,248+12.9%-4.1%3,661$765$153,648,43221
Jun 6, 2001Wednesday1$2,820,537+0.6%+6.5%3,661$770$156,468,96922
Jun 7, 2001Thursday1$3,080,407+9.2%+7.6%3,661$841$159,549,37623
Jun 8, 2001Friday1$4,539,201+47.4%-32.9%3,715$1,221$164,088,57724
Jun 9, 2001Saturday1$7,010,469+54.4%-44.6%3,715$1,887$171,099,04625
Jun 10, 2001Sunday1$4,970,382-29.1%-43.2%3,715$1,337$176,069,42826
Jun 11, 2001Monday2$1,891,659-61.9%-23.8%3,715$509$177,961,08727
Jun 12, 2001Tuesday2$2,134,046+12.8%-23.9%3,715$574$180,095,13328
Jun 13, 2001Wednesday1$2,038,529-4.5%-27.7%3,715$548$182,133,66229
Jun 14, 2001Thursday1$2,212,766+8.5%-28.2%3,715$595$184,346,42830
Jun 15, 2001Friday2$3,599,385+62.7%-20.7%3,317$1,085$187,945,81331
Jun 16, 2001Saturday2$5,290,612+47%-24.5%3,317$1,594$193,236,42532
Jun 17, 2001Sunday2$4,291,579-18.9%-13.7%3,317$1,293$197,528,00433
Jun 18, 2001Monday1$1,621,660-62.2%-14.3%3,317$488$199,149,66434
Jun 19, 2001Tuesday1$1,723,541+6.3%-19.2%3,317$519$200,873,20535
Jun 20, 2001Wednesday1$1,819,305+5.6%-10.8%3,317$548$202,692,51036
Jun 21, 2001Thursday1$2,133,776+17.3%-3.6%3,317$643$204,826,28637
Jun 22, 2001Friday2$3,107,429+45.6%-13.7%3,007$1,033$207,933,71538
Jun 23, 2001Saturday2$4,379,235+40.9%-17.2%3,007$1,456$212,312,95039
Jun 24, 2001Sunday2$2,919,067-33.3%-32%3,007$970$215,232,01740
Jun 25, 2001Monday5$1,200,654-58.9%-26%3,007$399$216,432,67141
Jun 26, 2001Tuesday5$1,318,232+9.8%-23.5%3,007$438$217,750,90342
Jun 27, 2001Wednesday6$1,321,758+0.3%-27.3%3,007$439$219,072,66143
Jun 28, 2001Thursday5$1,362,265+3.1%-36.2%3,007$453$220,434,92644
Jun 29, 2001Friday3$2,061,442+51.3%-33.7%2,704$762$222,496,36845
Jun 30, 2001Saturday3$3,059,968+48.4%-30.1%2,704$1,131$225,556,33646
Jul 1, 2001Sunday3$2,585,793-15.5%-11.4%2,704$956$228,142,12947
Jul 2, 2001Monday6$1,328,785-48.6%+10.7%2,704$491$229,470,91448
Jul 3, 2001Tuesday5$1,699,253+27.9%+28.9%2,704$628$231,170,16749
Jul 4, 2001
Independence Day
Wednesday7$2,128,586+25.3%+61%2,704$787$233,298,75350
Jul 5, 2001Thursday7$1,254,379-41.1%-7.9%2,704$463$234,553,13251
Jul 6, 2001Friday4$1,766,205+40.8%-14.3%2,107$838$236,319,33752
Jul 7, 2001Saturday4$2,284,324+29.3%-25.3%2,107$1,084$238,603,66153
Jul 8, 2001Sunday4$1,956,498-14.4%-24.3%2,107$928$240,560,15954
Jul 9, 2001Monday8$708,425-63.8%-46.7%2,107$336$241,268,58455
Jul 10, 2001Tuesday8$837,368+18.2%-50.7%2,107$397$242,105,95256
Jul 11, 2001Wednesday8$819,544-2.1%-61.5%2,107$388$242,925,49657
Jul 12, 2001Thursday8$751,236-8.3%-40.1%2,107$356$243,676,73258
Jul 13, 2001Friday6$1,071,439+42.6%-39.3%1,767$606$244,748,17159
Jul 14, 2001Saturday6$1,438,688+34.3%-37%1,767$814$246,186,85960
Jul 15, 2001Sunday6$1,093,716-24%-44.1%1,767$618$247,280,57561
Jul 16, 2001Monday6$524,531-52%-26%1,767$296$247,805,10662
Jul 17, 2001Tuesday6$731,968+39.5%-12.6%1,767$414$248,537,07463
Jul 18, 2001Wednesday6$601,549-17.8%-26.6%1,767$340$249,138,62364
Jul 19, 2001Thursday6$508,337-15.5%-32.3%1,767$287$249,646,96065
Jul 20, 2001Friday6$633,227+24.6%-40.9%1,551$408$250,280,18766
Jul 21, 2001Saturday6$910,519+43.8%-36.7%1,551$587$251,190,70667
Jul 22, 2001Sunday6$731,486-19.7%-33.1%1,551$471$251,922,19268
Jul 23, 2001Monday6$374,451-48.8%-28.6%1,551$241$252,296,64369
Jul 24, 2001Tuesday6$472,278+26.1%-35.5%1,551$304$252,768,92170
Jul 25, 2001Wednesday6$459,383-2.7%-23.6%1,551$296$253,228,30471
Jul 26, 2001Thursday5$505,258+10%-0.6%1,551$325$253,733,56272
Jul 27, 2001Friday6$484,063-4.2%-23.6%1,439$336$254,217,62573
Jul 28, 2001Saturday6$695,978+43.8%-23.6%1,439$483$254,913,60374
Jul 29, 2001Sunday6$612,677-12%-16.2%1,439$425$255,526,28075
Jul 30, 2001Monday6$284,428-53.6%-24%1,439$197$255,810,70876
Jul 31, 2001Tuesday6$354,360+24.6%-25%1,439$246$256,165,06877
Aug 1, 2001Wednesday6$326,525-7.9%-28.9%1,439$226$256,491,59378
Aug 2, 2001Thursday6$354,779+8.7%-29.8%1,439$246$256,846,37279
Aug 3, 2001Friday8$305,089-14%-37%1,010$302$257,151,46180
Aug 4, 2001Saturday8$430,457+41.1%-38.2%1,010$426$257,581,91881
Aug 5, 2001Sunday8$337,369-21.6%-44.9%1,010$334$257,919,28782
Aug 6, 2001Monday8$197,407-41.5%-30.6%1,010$195$258,116,69483
Aug 7, 2001Tuesday8$213,925+8.4%-39.6%1,010$211$258,330,61984
Aug 8, 2001Wednesday8$214,412+0.2%-34.3%1,010$212$258,545,03185
Aug 9, 2001Thursday8$227,345+6%-35.9%1,010$225$258,772,37686
Aug 10, 2001Friday8$193,241-15%-36.7%703$274$258,965,61787
Aug 11, 2001Saturday8$256,788+32.9%-40.3%703$365$259,222,40588
Aug 12, 2001Sunday8$234,342-8.7%-30.5%703$333$259,456,74789
Aug 13, 2001Monday8$110,252-53%-44.1%703$156$259,566,99990
Aug 14, 2001Tuesday8$115,448+4.7%-46%703$164$259,682,44791
Aug 15, 2001Wednesday8$101,563-12%-52.6%703$144$259,784,01092
Aug 16, 2001Thursday8$121,451+19.6%-46.6%703$172$259,905,46193
Aug 17, 2001Friday10$137,603+13.3%-28.8%561$245$260,043,06494
Aug 18, 2001Saturday10$202,399+47.1%-21.2%561$360$260,245,46395
Aug 19, 2001Sunday9$198,765-1.8%-15.2%561$354$260,444,22896
Aug 20, 2001Monday10$88,473-55.5%-19.8%561$157$260,532,70197
Aug 21, 2001Tuesday9$99,640+12.6%-13.7%561$177$260,632,34198
Aug 22, 2001Wednesday4$91,245-8.4%-10.2%561$162$260,723,58699
Aug 23, 2001Thursday4$91,369+0.1%-24.8%561$162$260,814,955100
Aug 24, 2001Friday5$141,347+54.7%+2.7%755$187$260,956,302101
Aug 25, 2001Saturday5$234,052+65.6%+15.6%755$310$261,190,354102
Aug 26, 2001Sunday5$207,863-11.2%+4.6%755$275$261,398,217103
Aug 27, 2001Monday5$85,435-58.9%-3.4%755$113$261,483,652104
Aug 28, 2001Tuesday5$111,062+30%+11.5%755$147$261,594,714105
Aug 29, 2001Wednesday5$78,557-29.3%-13.9%755$104$261,673,271106
Aug 30, 2001Thursday5$77,196-1.7%-15.5%755$102$261,750,467107
Aug 31, 2001Friday5$184,491+139%+30.5%1,111$166$261,934,958108
Sep 1, 2001Saturday5$308,233+67.1%+31.7%1,111$277$262,243,191109
Sep 2, 2001Sunday5$293,560-4.8%+41.2%1,111$264$262,536,751110
Sep 3, 2001
Labor Day
Monday5$371,976+26.7%+335.4%1,111$334$262,908,727111
Sep 4, 2001Tuesday5$60,028-83.9%-46%1,111$54$262,968,755112
Sep 5, 2001Wednesday6$39,243-34.6%-50%1,111$35$263,007,998113
Sep 6, 2001Thursday5$38,764-1.2%-49.8%1,111$34$263,046,762114
Sep 7, 2001Friday7$82,086+111.8%-55.5%670$122$263,128,848115
Sep 8, 2001Saturday6$195,976+138.7%-36.4%670$292$263,324,824116
Sep 9, 2001Sunday5$157,503-19.6%-46.3%670$235$263,482,327117
Sep 10, 2001Monday7$23,542-85.1%-93.7%670$35$263,505,869118
Sep 11, 2001Tuesday5$20,178-14.3%-66.4%670$30$263,526,047119
Sep 12, 2001Wednesday7$25,453+26.1%-35.1%670$37$263,551,500120
Sep 13, 2001Thursday7$25,215-0.9%-35%670$37$263,576,715121
Sep 14, 2001Friday7$82,188+225.9%+0.1%543$151$263,658,903122
Sep 15, 2001Saturday6$187,063+127.6%-4.5%543$344$263,845,966123
Sep 16, 2001Sunday5$131,475-29.7%-16.5%543$242$263,977,441124
Sep 17, 2001Monday7$22,389-83%-4.9%543$41$263,999,830125
Sep 18, 2001Tuesday6$34,475+54%+70.9%543$63$264,034,305126
Sep 19, 2001Wednesday6$28,059-18.6%+10.2%543$51$264,062,364127
Sep 20, 2001Thursday6$27,664-1.4%+9.7%543$50$264,090,028128
Sep 21, 2001Friday6$125,260+352.8%+52.4%1,018$123$264,215,288129
Sep 22, 2001Saturday5$303,298+142.1%+62.1%1,018$297$264,518,586130
Sep 23, 2001Sunday4$234,203-22.8%+78.1%1,018$230$264,752,789131
Sep 24, 2001Monday6$42,453-81.9%+89.6%1,018$41$264,795,242132
Sep 25, 2001Tuesday5$74,112+74.6%+115%1,018$72$264,869,354133
Sep 26, 2001Wednesday5$50,262-32.2%+79.1%1,018$49$264,919,616134
Sep 27, 2001Thursday5$66,735+32.8%+141.2%1,018$65$264,986,351135
Sep 28, 2001Friday4$105,482+58.1%-15.8%745$141$265,091,833136
Sep 29, 2001Saturday4$208,051+97.2%-31.4%745$279$265,299,884137
Sep 30, 2001Sunday4$148,369-28.7%-36.6%745$199$265,448,253138
Oct 1, 2001Monday6$23,186-84.4%-45.4%745$31$265,471,439139
Oct 2, 2001Tuesday5$24,257+4.6%-67.3%745$32$265,495,696140
Oct 3, 2001Wednesday5$26,349+8.6%-47.6%745$35$265,522,045141
Oct 4, 2001Thursday5$29,278+11.1%-56.1%745$39$265,551,323142
Oct 5, 2001Friday3$71,156+143%-32.5%522$136$265,622,479143
Oct 6, 2001Saturday3$157,928+121.9%-24.1%522$302$265,780,407144
Oct 7, 2001Sunday3$103,459-34.5%-30.3%522$198$265,883,866145
Oct 8, 2001
Columbus Day
Monday2$68,116-34.2%+193.8%522$130$265,951,982146
Oct 9, 2001Tuesday3$23,529-65.5%-3%522$45$265,975,511147
Oct 10, 2001Wednesday3$23,405-0.5%-11.2%522$44$265,998,916148
Oct 11, 2001Thursday3$24,671+5.4%-15.7%522$47$266,023,587149
Oct 12, 2001Friday5$50,189+103.4%-29.5%415$120$266,073,776150
Oct 13, 2001Saturday3$112,146+123.4%-29%415$270$266,185,922151
Oct 14, 2001Sunday2$97,285-13.3%-6%415$234$266,283,207152
Oct 15, 2001Monday3$19,439-80%-71.5%415$46$266,302,646153
Oct 16, 2001Tuesday3$18,525-4.7%-21.3%415$44$266,321,171154
Oct 17, 2001Wednesday3$18,190-1.8%-22.3%415$43$266,339,361155
Oct 18, 2001Thursday3$25,248+38.8%+2.3%415$60$266,364,609156
Oct 19, 2001Friday3$67,186+166.1%+33.9%388$173$266,431,795157
Oct 20, 2001Saturday3$117,483+74.9%+4.8%388$302$266,549,278158
Oct 21, 2001Sunday3$87,201-25.8%-10.4%388$224$266,636,479159
Oct 22, 2001Monday3$18,392-78.9%-5.4%388$47$266,654,871160
Oct 23, 2001Tuesday3$23,547+28%+27.1%388$60$266,678,418161
Oct 24, 2001Wednesday3$19,368-17.7%+6.5%388$49$266,697,786162
Oct 25, 2001Thursday3$23,005+18.8%-8.9%388$59$266,720,791163
Oct 26, 2001Friday4$65,420+184.4%-2.6%332$197$266,786,211164
Oct 27, 2001Saturday4$112,358+71.7%-4.4%332$338$266,898,569165
Oct 28, 2001Sunday4$84,097-25.2%-3.6%332$253$266,982,666166
Oct 29, 2001Monday4$15,455-81.6%-16%332$46$266,998,121167
Oct 30, 2001Tuesday4$17,068+10.4%-27.5%332$51$267,015,189168
Oct 31, 2001
Halloween
Wednesday4$20,322+19.1%+4.9%332$61$267,035,511169
Nov 1, 2001Thursday4$20,155-0.8%-12.4%332$60$267,055,666170
Nov 2, 2001Friday6$41,542+106.1%-36.5%238$174$267,097,208171
Nov 3, 2001Saturday6$65,083+56.7%-42.1%238$273$267,162,291172
Nov 4, 2001Sunday6$40,216-38.2%-52.2%238$168$267,202,507173
Nov 5, 2001Monday7$9,183-77.2%-40.6%238$38$267,211,690174
Nov 6, 2001Tuesday6$13,502+47%-20.9%238$56$267,225,192175
Nov 7, 2001Wednesday6$9,446-30%-53.5%238$39$267,234,638176
Nov 8, 2001Thursday6$11,329+19.9%-43.8%238$47$267,245,967177
Nov 9, 2001Friday8$34,118+201.2%-17.9%234$145$267,280,085178
Nov 10, 2001Saturday8$52,033+52.5%-20.1%234$222$267,332,118179
Nov 11, 2001Sunday9$35,069-32.6%-12.8%234$149$267,367,187180
Nov 12, 2001Monday8$15,376-56.2%+67.4%234$65$267,382,563181
Nov 13, 2001Tuesday9$8,083-47.4%-40.1%234$34$267,390,646182
Nov 14, 2001Wednesday9$6,542-19.1%-30.7%234$27$267,397,188183
Nov 15, 2001Thursday9$6,123-6.4%-46%234$26$267,403,311184
Nov 16, 2001Friday10$14,250+132.7%-58.2%166$85$267,417,561185
Nov 17, 2001Saturday10$33,541+135.4%-35.5%166$202$267,451,102186
Nov 18, 2001Sunday10$16,289-51.4%-53.6%166$98$267,467,391187
Nov 19, 2001Monday10$4,555-72%-70.4%166$27$267,471,946188
Nov 20, 2001Tuesday10$7,325+60.8%-9.4%166$44$267,479,271189
Nov 21, 2001Wednesday12$11,021+50.5%+68.5%166$66$267,490,292190
Nov 22, 2001
Thanksgiving
Thursday11$12,304+11.6%+100.9%166$74$267,502,596191
Nov 23, 2001Friday11$35,014+184.6%+145.7%186$188$267,537,610192
Nov 24, 2001Saturday12$36,162+3.3%+7.8%186$194$267,573,772193
Nov 25, 2001Sunday13$17,119-52.7%+5.1%186$92$267,590,891194
Nov 26, 2001Monday13$4,321-74.8%-5.1%186$23$267,595,212195
Nov 27, 2001Tuesday13$5,120+18.5%-30.1%186$27$267,600,332196
Nov 28, 2001Wednesday13$4,533-11.5%-58.9%186$24$267,604,865197
Nov 29, 2001Thursday13$4,429-2.3%-64%186$23$267,609,294198
Nov 30, 2001Friday13$11,286+154.8%-67.8%159$70$267,620,580199
Dec 1, 2001Saturday12$20,252+79.4%-44%159$127$267,640,832200
Dec 2, 2001Sunday14$11,184-44.8%-34.7%159$70$267,652,016201
Dec 3, 2001Monday13$3,215-71.3%-25.6%159$20$267,655,231202
Dec 4, 2001Tuesday13$3,424+6.5%-33.1%159$21$267,658,655203
Dec 5, 2001Wednesday13$3,097-9.6%-31.7%159$19$267,661,752204
Dec 6, 2001Thursday13$3,259+5.2%-26.4%159$20$267,665,011205