Elf (2003)

Raised as an over-sized elf, a human travels from the North Pole to NYC to meet his biological father who doesn't know he exists and is in desperate need of some Christmas spirit.

All Releases

Domestic (78.9%)
$176,630,408
International (21.1%)
$47,223,328
Worldwide
$223,853,736
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorNew Line Cinema
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Domestic Opening$32,100,000
Budget$33,000,000
Earliest Release DateNovember 7, 2003 (Domestic)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 37 min
GenresAdventure Comedy Family Fantasy Romance

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseNovember 7-December 18, 200438 markets$173,398,518$47,044,933$220,443,451
2018 Re-releaseNovember 2, 2018Domestic$442,073$442,073
2019 Re-releaseNovember 1, 2019Domestic$786,249$786,249
2020 Re-releaseNovember 13-December 4, 20203 markets$2,003,568$178,395$2,181,963
2021 Re-releaseNovember 26, 2021EMEA, APAC

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic4$176,630,408278
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Australia3$6,197,979826
Singapore1$395,9761,081
New Zealand1$391,7231,430
Russia/CIS1$358,0543,001
Philippines1$141,1711,327
Thailand1$103,9521,857
Indonesia1$24,279859
Taiwan1$21,1212,369
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Spain1$4,082,1731,062
France1$902,0693,674
Italy1$894,4302,569
Germany1$801,9132,809
United Kingdom3$583,6873,307
Russia1$487,905123
Austria1$299,6401,709
South Africa1$271,9991,393
Lebanon1$207,473409
Greece1$206,5581,512
Palestine1$176,3296
Iceland1$157,547447
Belgium1$134,7322,246
Portugal1$78,7402,249
Netherlands1$68,9373,453
Slovenia1$27,5821,336
Ukraine1$23,0822,239
Baltic States1$21,65023
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico1$1,596,7641,607
Puerto Rico1$655,42974
Venezuela1$220,9901,220
Brazil1$196,6222,486
Central America+1$176,329174
Colombia1$154,0361,403
Peru1$99,2211,618
Argentina1$78,3682,586
West Indies1$49,20524
Chile1$23,2052,048
Bolivia1$7,3381,808