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Release Summary

Genre Christmas Theme Comedy Family Christmas Theme Comedy Fat Character Family Christmas Theme Comedy Fat Character Family Sequel Comedy Christmas Theme Christmas Theme Comedy
DistributorRevolution Studios Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures New Line (Pre-Warner) Warner Bros.
Release DateNov 24, 2004Nov 3, 2006Nov 1, 2002Nov 7, 2003Nov 9, 2007
Gross To Date $73,780,539$84,500,122$139,236,327$173,398,518$72,006,777
Production Budget$60,000,000$65,000,000$33,000,000
Running Time1 hr 39 min1 hr 37 min1 hr 44 min1 hr 37 min1 hr 56 min
MPAA RatingPGGPGPG

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $73,780,539$84,500,122$139,236,327$173,398,518$72,006,777
Opening Weekend $21,570,867$19,504,038$29,008,696$32,100,000$18,515,473
Opening % of Total29.2%23.1%20.8%18.5%25.7%
Widest Release3,4163,4583,3523,3813,603
Close DateJan 13, 2005Feb 8, 2007Feb 6, 2003Mar 4, 2004Feb 14, 2008
In Release403 days / 57 weeks424 days / 60 weeks426 days / 60 weeks421 days / 60 weeks419 days / 59 weeks
Weekends at #100110
Weekends in Top 1046786

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$96,572,480$110,768,122$172,855,065$220,443,451$97,838,349
Foreign Gross$22,791,941$26,268,000$33,618,738$47,044,933$25,831,572
Foreign % of Worldwide23.6%23.7%19.4%21.3%26.4%
Domestic Gross$73,780,539$84,500,122$139,236,327$173,398,518$72,006,777
Domestic % of Worldwide76.4%76.3%80.6%78.7%73.6%