Paramount March Animation

Monsters vs. Aliens


How to Train Your Dragon

Release Summary

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

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $198,351,526$123,477,607$217,581,231
Opening Weekend $59,321,095$38,079,323$43,732,319
Opening % of Total29.9%30.8%20.1%
Widest Release4,1363,9234,060
Close DateAug 27, 2009Jul 7, 2011Jul 22, 2010
In Release280 days / 40 weeks303 days / 43 weeks281 days / 40 weeks
Weekends at #1112
Weekends in Top 109510

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$381,509,870$245,724,603$494,878,759
Foreign Gross$183,158,344$122,246,996$277,297,528
Foreign % of Worldwide48%49.7%56%
Domestic Gross$198,351,526$123,477,607$217,581,231
Domestic % of Worldwide52%50.3%44%