Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)

The Madagascar animals fly back to New York City, but crash-land on an African nature reserve, where they meet others of their own kind, and Alex especially discovers his royal heritage as prince of a lion pride.

All Releases

Domestic (29.8%)
$180,010,950
International (70.2%)
$423,889,404
Worldwide
$603,900,354
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorDreamWorks
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Domestic Opening$63,106,589
Budget$150,000,000
Earliest Release DateOctober 30, 2008 (APAC, EMEA)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 29 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Family

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticNov 7, 2008$63,106,589$180,010,950

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustriaDec 5, 2008$1,488,041$6,768,522
BelgiumDec 3, 2008$842,144$6,565,460
BulgariaNov 28, 2008$68,764$271,994
CroatiaDec 11, 2008$125,042$528,610
CyprusDec 19, 2008$280,486
Czech RepublicNov 13, 2008$700,077$3,550,816
Czech Republic/SlovakiaNov 13, 2008$4,218,787
DenmarkNov 21, 2008$614,276$3,830,482
East AfricaDec 19, 2008$22,125$98,636
EgyptNov 26, 2008$45,961$202,391
EstoniaDec 12, 2008$47,938$255,037
FinlandNov 21, 2008$412,061$2,524,521
FranceDec 3, 2008$9,540,356$42,257,796
GermanyDec 4, 2008$11,194,733$45,757,904
GreeceDec 18, 2008$544,017$3,332,259
HungaryNov 6, 2008$662,668$2,072,085
IcelandNov 28, 2008$39,803$160,769
IsraelDec 18, 2008$2,582,508
ItalyDec 19, 2008$6,255,201$34,915,869
LatviaDec 12, 2008$113,097$367,538
LebanonDec 8, 2008$48,928$222,975
LithuaniaNov 28, 2008$210,776$748,906
Middle East OtherNov 27, 2008$933,125
NetherlandsNov 20, 2008$1,042,698$8,604,006
NigeriaDec 5, 2008$2,113$13,566
NorwayNov 21, 2008$639,511$3,448,528
PolandJan 1, 2009$3,222,133$11,636,020
PortugalNov 27, 2008$1,179,173$4,417,830
RomaniaNov 28, 2008$449,696
Serbia and MontenegroDec 11, 2008$35,897$214,338
SlovakiaNov 13, 2008$254,045$1,072,395
SloveniaDec 11, 2008$130,689$772,438
South AfricaDec 5, 2008$320,333$2,092,673
South Africa/NigeriaDec 5, 2008$2,148,354
SpainNov 28, 2008$5,786,978$19,610,109
SwedenNov 21, 2008$774,434$3,645,692
SwitzerlandDec 3, 2008$2,508,220$11,010,683
TurkeyNov 28, 2008$559,660$2,238,477
UkraineOct 30, 2008$1,974,417$2,909,047
United Arab EmiratesNov 27, 2008$621,312$1,908,261
United KingdomDec 5, 2008$9,266,862$35,471,617

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
ArgentinaDec 4, 2008$1,653,150$5,066,136
BoliviaDec 4, 2008$64,097$279,580
BrazilDec 12, 2008$3,100,937$16,949,456
Central America+Dec 19, 2008$2,797,643
ChileDec 4, 2008$402,766$2,024,236
ColombiaNov 28, 2008$719,555$2,522,010
EcuadorDec 12, 2008$1,159,126
MexicoDec 5, 2008$4,455,100$16,865,859
PeruDec 4, 2008$636,337$2,050,363
UruguayDec 5, 2008$19,694$264,231
VenezuelaDec 12, 2008$810,473$5,452,823

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustraliaDec 11, 2008$1,537,590$15,093,421
Hong KongDec 20, 2008$388,549$2,408,643
IndiaDec 19, 2008$681,716
IndonesiaDec 24, 2008$1,558,368
JapanMar 14, 2009$1,665,237$10,068,376
MalaysiaNov 13, 2008$863,965$2,589,522
New ZealandDec 18, 2008$484,492$2,027,647
PhilippinesNov 7, 2008$590,914$1,547,897
Russia/CISOct 30, 2008$16,361,057$40,776,157
SingaporeNov 13, 2008$1,036,845$2,755,573
South KoreaJan 8, 2009$1,755,262$5,427,400
TaiwanJan 24, 2009$140,399$1,529,524
ThailandDec 25, 2008$231,472$697,370
VietnamNov 28, 2008$157,224

China

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
ChinaJan 1, 2009$5,278,943