Shrek (2001)

A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.

All Releases

Domestic (54.9%)
$268,163,011
International (45.1%)
$220,188,309
Worldwide
$488,351,320
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorDreamWorks Distribution
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Domestic Opening$42,347,760
Budget$60,000,000
Earliest Release DateMay 16, 2001 (Domestic)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 30 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family Fantasy Romance

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseMay 16-December 31, 200146 markets$267,665,011$216,744,207$484,409,218
2020 Re-releaseMay 28, 2020Australia
2021 Re-releaseDomestic, APAC$498,000$498,000

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic2$268,163,011119
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom1$42,430,706162
France1$21,109,691296
Germany1$17,028,144316
Spain1$11,327,553322
Italy1$5,525,525733
Poland1$4,920,386156
Israel1$3,436,62334
Belgium1$2,892,160274
Switzerland1$2,821,794182
Sweden1$2,630,288340
Netherlands1$2,454,782594
Denmark1$2,317,359293
Austria1$2,118,942322
South Africa1$1,974,552166
Norway1$1,770,335463
Portugal1$1,251,572355
Russia1$1,070,302100
Finland1$992,266423
Hungary1$923,149282
Greece1$748,437661
Türkiye1$602,3031,201
Czech Republic1$146,1591,476
Croatia1$81,929959
Slovenia1$58,340958
Bulgaria1$19,9611,921
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia3$22,103,398132
Japan1$18,055,730536
South Korea1$10,455,458569
New Zealand1$2,380,582211
Hong Kong1$2,265,381417
Taiwan1$1,766,789421
Singapore1$1,060,275542
Thailand1$675,696772
Philippines1$522,780739
Malaysia1$185,1451,502
Indonesia1$127,693774
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico1$14,580,514222
Brazil1$4,565,267585
Argentina1$3,499,185223
Chile1$1,898,158207
Venezuela1$1,764,030320
Central America+1$1,180,00035
Colombia1$973,972555
Peru1$625,929531
China# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
China1$849,0691,845