Paramount March Animation

How to Train Your Dragon

Monsters vs. Aliens


Release Summary

Genre Family 3D Children's Book Adaptation Fantasy Dragon CGI Animation IMAX CGI Animation Alien Invasion 3D IMAX CGI Animation Western
DistributorDreamWorks (at Paramount) DreamWorks (at Paramount) Paramount Pictures
Release DateMar 26, 2010Mar 27, 2009Mar 4, 2011
Gross To Date $217,581,231$198,351,526$123,477,607
Production Budget$165,000,000$175,000,000$135,000,000
Running Time1 hr 38 min1 hr 34 min1 hr 47 min

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $217,581,231$198,351,526$123,477,607
Opening Weekend $43,732,319$59,321,095$38,079,323
Opening % of Total20.1%29.9%30.8%
Widest Release4,0604,1363,923
Close DateJul 22, 2010Aug 27, 2009Jul 7, 2011
In Release281 days / 40 weeks280 days / 40 weeks303 days / 43 weeks
Weekends at #1211
Weekends in Top 101095

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$494,878,759$381,509,870$245,724,603
Foreign Gross$277,297,528$183,158,344$122,246,996
Foreign % of Worldwide56%48%49.7%
Domestic Gross$217,581,231$198,351,526$123,477,607
Domestic % of Worldwide44%52%50.3%