Monsters vs. Aliens (2009)

A woman transformed into a giant after she is struck by a meteorite on her wedding day becomes part of a team of monsters sent in by the U.S. government to defeat an alien mastermind trying to take over Earth.

All Releases

Domestic (52%)
$198,351,526
International (48%)
$183,158,344
Worldwide
$381,509,870
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorDreamWorks
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Domestic Opening$59,321,095
Budget$175,000,000
Earliest Release DateMarch 19, 2009 (APAC, EMEA)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 34 min
GenresAction Adventure Animation Comedy Family Sci-Fi Thriller

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticMar 27, 2009$59,321,095$198,351,526

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
United KingdomApr 3, 2009$6,446,686$34,956,968
SpainApr 3, 2009$2,762,497$14,174,228
FranceApr 1, 2009$2,153,856$10,626,416
ItalyApr 3, 2009$2,847,365$10,546,331
GermanyApr 2, 2009$1,375,735$6,874,432
PolandMay 29, 2009$1,260,636$4,947,959
PortugalApr 2, 2009$538,650$2,422,745
NetherlandsApr 2, 2009$288,043$2,201,054
BelgiumApr 1, 2009$224,809$1,796,363
SwedenApr 3, 2009$297,086$1,630,335
IsraelMar 26, 2009$117,057$1,497,532
South AfricaApr 3, 2009$245,147$1,403,609
NorwayApr 3, 2009$210,654$1,345,517
FinlandApr 3, 2009$210,456$1,225,859
TurkeyApr 10, 2009$230,510$1,132,671
AustriaApr 2, 2009$167,148$1,034,672
Czech RepublicMar 26, 2009$183,624$988,724
United Arab EmiratesApr 2, 2009$245,475$907,133
GreeceApr 2, 2009$234,478$871,681
UkraineMar 19, 2009$344,746$842,356
SwitzerlandApr 1, 2009$386,206$709,745
HungaryApr 2, 2009$134,311$678,049
DenmarkApr 3, 2009$265,261$315,494
BulgariaMar 27, 2009$36,272$304,799
LithuaniaApr 3, 2009$31,940$232,224
RomaniaApr 10, 2009$219,974
SloveniaApr 2, 2009$36,291$218,376
CroatiaApr 2, 2009$41,177$215,345
IcelandApr 3, 2009$42,081$160,780
LebanonApr 2, 2009$150,472
EstoniaApr 3, 2009$46,484$138,992
LatviaApr 3, 2009$23,103$130,366
SlovakiaMar 26, 2009$65,706$129,318
EgyptApr 1, 2009$19,747$57,227
Serbia and MontenegroMar 26, 2009$7,281$37,549
East AfricaApr 3, 2009$6,083$35,783
NigeriaApr 10, 2009$3,932$16,790

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
MexicoApr 3, 2009$2,050,337$10,569,999
BrazilApr 3, 2009$1,187,876$6,947,463
VenezuelaApr 3, 2009$496,701$3,033,291
ColombiaApr 3, 2009$337,536$2,088,430
ArgentinaApr 2, 2009$421,173$1,596,237
ChileApr 2, 2009$287,516$1,036,375
PeruApr 2, 2009$300,660$964,561
EcuadorApr 3, 2009$132,901$501,219
UruguayApr 3, 2009$36,330$218,719
Central AmericaApr 3, 2009$49,012$196,497
Central America+Apr 3, 2009$141,164
BoliviaApr 2, 2009$29,079$115,993

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustraliaApr 2, 2009$2,773,817$16,257,222
Russia/CISMar 19, 2009$5,813,838$13,523,812
JapanJul 11, 2009$1,291,368$4,337,518
South KoreaApr 23, 2009$1,091,989$3,526,735
Hong KongApr 9, 2009$748,347$1,923,553
SingaporeMay 28, 2009$518,707$1,916,332
New ZealandApr 2, 2009$197,103$1,710,569
PhilippinesMar 27, 2009$310,948$1,162,535
MalaysiaMay 28, 2009$242,873$1,066,486
IndonesiaApr 8, 2009$804,189
ThailandApr 9, 2009$155,722$551,776
TaiwanApr 3, 2009$325,435$444,156
IndiaApr 17, 2009$425,118