Holiday 2005: 'Kong' vs. 'Narnia' vs. 'Goblet'

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

King Kong

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Release Summary

Genre Fantasy Family Christian Theme Children's Book Adaptation Adventure Past Creature Feature Remake Fantasy Dragon Young Adult Novel Adaptation Children's Book Adaptation Family IMAX Boarding School
DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Universal Pictures Warner Bros.
Release DateDec 9, 2005Dec 14, 2005Nov 18, 2005
Gross To Date $291,710,957$218,080,025$290,013,036
Production Budget$180,000,000$207,000,000$150,000,000
Running Time2 hr 23 min3 hr 7 min2 hr 37 min
MPAA RatingPGPG-13PG-13

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $291,710,957$218,080,025$290,013,036
Opening Weekend $65,556,312$50,130,145$102,685,961
Opening % of Total22.5%23%35.4%
Widest Release3,8533,6273,858
Close DateMay 11, 2006Apr 6, 2006Apr 6, 2006
In Release388 days / 55 weeks383 days / 54 weeks409 days / 58 weeks
Weekends at #1223
Weekends in Top 10957

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$745,013,115$556,906,378$895,921,036
Foreign Gross$453,302,158$338,826,353$605,908,000
Foreign % of Worldwide60.8%60.8%67.6%
Domestic Gross$291,710,957$218,080,025$290,013,036
Domestic % of Worldwide39.2%39.2%32.4%