Dr. Seuss Showdown

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

The Cat in the Hat

Horton Hears a Who!

The Lorax

The Grinch

Release Summary

Genre Children's Book Adaptation Comedy Christmas Theme Family Children's Book Adaptation Comedy Family Children's Book Adaptation CGI Animation Rodent Family Children's Book Adaptation CGI Animation Environmentalist 3D IMAX Family Children's Book Adaptation CGI Animation Christmas Theme 3D IMAX Family
DistributorUniversal Pictures Universal Pictures 20th Century Fox Film Corporation Universal Pictures Universal Pictures
Release DateNov 17, 2000Nov 21, 2003Mar 14, 2008Mar 2, 2012Nov 9, 2018
Gross To Date $260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Production Budget$123,000,000$109,000,000$85,000,000$70,000,000$75,000,000
Running Time1 hr 44 min1 hr 22 min1 hr 26 min1 hr 26 min1 hr 25 min

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Opening Weekend $55,082,330$38,329,160$45,012,998$70,217,070$67,572,855
Opening % of Total21.2%37.9%29.1%32.8%25%
Widest Release3,2563,4673,9613,7694,141
Close DateMar 1, 2001Mar 18, 2004Sep 4, 2008Jul 26, 2012Feb 14, 2019
In Release410 days / 58 weeks407 days / 58 weeks293 days / 41 weeks305 days / 43 weeks418 days / 59 weeks
Weekends at #142221
Weekends in Top 1094778

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$345,141,403$133,960,541$298,572,799$348,840,316$511,595,957
Foreign Gross$85,096,578$32,811,256$144,043,360$134,809,816$240,975,007
Foreign % of Worldwide24.7%24.5%48.2%38.6%47.1%
Domestic Gross$260,044,825$101,149,285$154,529,439$214,030,500$270,620,950
Domestic % of Worldwide75.3%75.5%51.8%61.4%52.9%