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Release Summary

Genre Comedy Romance Comedy Romance Comedy Drama Romance Comedy Drama Romance Comedy Drama Romance
DistributorWarner Bros. Sony Pictures Releasing Warner Bros. Universal Pictures Sony Pictures Releasing
Release DateFeb 12, 2010Feb 11, 2005May 30, 2008Jun 2, 2006Feb 13, 2004
Domestic Gross $110,485,654$179,495,555$152,647,258$118,703,275$120,908,074
Production Budget$52,000,000$70,000,000$65,000,000$52,000,000$75,000,000
Running Time2 hr 5 min1 hr 58 min2 hr 25 min1 hr 46 min1 hr 39 min
MPAA RatingRated PG-13 for some sexual material and brief partial nudityRated PG-13 for language and some strong sexual referencesRated R for strong sexual content, graphic nudity and languageRated PG-13 for sexual content, some nudity and languageRated PG-13 on appeal for crude sexual humor and drug references

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $110,485,654$179,495,555$152,647,258$118,703,275$120,908,074
Opening Weekend $56,260,707$43,142,214$57,038,404$39,172,785$39,852,237
Opening % of Total50.9%24%37.4%33%33%
Widest Release3,6653,5753,3253,1463,612
Close DateMay 6, 2010Jul 21, 2005Sep 18, 2008Sep 7, 2006Jul 8, 2004
In Release323 days / 46 weeks324 days / 46 weeks216 days / 30 weeks213 days / 30 weeks323 days / 46 weeks
Weekends at #112112
Weekends in Top 1048666

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$216,485,654$371,594,210$418,765,321$205,668,210$198,520,934
Foreign Gross$106,000,000$192,098,655$266,118,063$86,964,935$77,612,860
Foreign % of Worldwide49%51.7%63.5%42.3%39.1%
Domestic Gross$110,485,654$179,495,555$152,647,258$118,703,275$120,908,074
Domestic % of Worldwide51%48.3%36.5%57.7%60.9%