The Lorax (2012)

A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.

All Releases

Domestic (61.4%)
$214,373,500
International (38.6%)
$134,809,816
Worldwide
$349,183,316
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Domestic Opening$70,217,070
Budget$70,000,000
Earliest Release DateMarch 1, 2012 (United Arab Emirates)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 26 min
GenresAdventure Animation Comedy Drama Family Fantasy Musical
TitleEarliest Release DateDomestic Opening Weekend% of TotalTheatersDomestic 2nd Weekend2nd Weekend DropDomesticInternationalWorldwide
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WALL·EJun 26, 2008$63.1M28.2%3,992$32.5M-48.5%$223.8M$297.5M$521.3M
Monsters UniversityJun 19, 2013$82.4M30.7%4,004$45.6M-44.7%$268.5M$475.1M$743.6M
CinderellaMar 11, 2015$67.9M33.7%3,845$35.0M-48.5%$201.2M$341.2M$542.4M
Despicable MeJul 8, 2010$56.4M22.4%3,476$32.8M-41.8%$251.6M$291.6M$543.2M
The Cat in the HatNov 21, 2003$38.3M37.9%3,464$24.5M-36.2%$101.1M$32.8M$134.0M
RangoMar 2, 2011$38.1M30.8%3,917$22.6M-40.6%$123.5M$122.2M$245.7M
Horton Hears a Who!Mar 12, 2008$45.0M29.1%3,954$24.6M-45.4%$154.5M$144.0M$298.6M
HomeMar 19, 2015$52.1M29.4%3,708$27.0M-48.2%$177.4M$208.6M$386.0M
ZootopiaFeb 10, 2016$75.1M22%3,827$51.3M-31.6%$341.3M$701.3M$1.0B
MadagascarMay 27, 2005$47.2M24.4%4,131$28.1M-40.5%$193.6M$348.5M$542.1M
MinionsApr 9, 2015$115.7M34.4%4,301$49.3M-57.4%$336.0M$823.4M$1.2B
Ice Age: The MeltdownMar 29, 2006$68.0M34.8%3,964$33.8M-50.3%$195.3M$471.8M$667.1M
How the Grinch Stole ChristmasNov 17, 2000$55.1M21.2%3,127$52.1M-5.4%$260.7M$85.1M$345.8M
Ice Age: Continental DriftJun 27, 2012$46.6M28.9%3,881$20.4M-56.2%$161.3M$715.9M$877.2M
Kung Fu Panda 3Jan 28, 2016$41.3M28.8%3,955$21.2M-48.5%$143.5M$377.6M$521.2M
Despicable Me 2Jun 20, 2013$83.5M22.7%3,997$43.9M-47.4%$368.1M$602.7M$970.8M
Ice AgeMar 14, 2002$46.3M26.3%3,316$30.1M-35.1%$176.4M$206.9M$383.3M
Madagascar: Escape 2 AfricaOct 30, 2008$63.1M35.1%4,056$35.0M-44.5%$180.0M$423.9M$603.9M
Alice in WonderlandMar 3, 2010$116.1M34.7%3,728$62.7M-46%$334.2M$691.3M$1.0B
Open SeasonSep 29, 2006$23.6M27.8%3,833$15.6M-33.9%$85.1M$115.7M$200.8M
Rio 2Mar 20, 2014$39.3M29.9%3,948$22.2M-43.7%$131.5M$367.2M$498.8M
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Big Hero 6Oct 25, 2014$56.2M25.3%3,761$34.7M-38.3%$222.5M$435.3M$657.9M
TrollsOct 13, 2016$46.6M30.3%4,060$35.0M-24.9%$154.0M$193.2M$347.2M
The Lego MovieFeb 6, 2014$69.1M26.8%3,775$49.8M-27.8%$258.0M$210.3M$468.3M
Monsters vs. AliensMar 19, 2009$59.3M29.9%4,104$32.6M-45%$198.4M$183.2M$381.5M
RobotsMar 10, 2005$36.0M28.1%3,776$21.0M-41.7%$128.2M$134.3M$262.5M
Gnomeo & JulietFeb 10, 2011$25.4M25.4%2,994$19.2M-24.5%$100.0M$94.0M$194.0M
Oz the Great and PowerfulMar 6, 2013$79.1M33.7%3,912$41.3M-47.9%$234.9M$258.4M$493.3M
Ice Age: Dawn of the DinosaursJun 29, 2009$41.7M21.2%4,099$27.6M-33.8%$196.6M$690.1M$886.7M
Muppets Most WantedMar 19, 2014$17.0M33.2%3,194$11.3M-33.7%$51.2M$29.2M$80.4M
How to Train Your DragonMar 18, 2010$43.7M20.1%4,055$29.0M-33.7%$217.6M$277.3M$494.9M
BraveJun 21, 2012$66.3M28%4,164$34.1M-48.6%$237.3M$301.7M$539.0M
How to Train Your Dragon 2Jun 5, 2014$49.5M27.9%4,253$24.7M-50%$177.0M$444.5M$621.5M
The CroodsMar 15, 2013$43.6M23.3%4,046$26.7M-38.8%$187.2M$400.1M$587.2M
Chicken LittleNov 4, 2005$40.0M29.6%3,654$31.7M-21%$135.4M$179.0M$314.4M
Mars Needs MomsMar 10, 2011$6.9M32.3%3,117$5.3M-23.1%$21.4M$17.8M$39.2M
Wreck-It RalphNov 1, 2012$49.0M25.9%3,752$33.0M-32.7%$189.4M$281.8M$471.2M
RioApr 4, 2011$39.2M27.3%3,826$26.3M-32.9%$143.6M$340.2M$483.9M
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2Sep 26, 2013$34.0M28.4%4,001$21.0M-38.4%$119.8M$154.5M$274.3M
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedJun 6, 2012$60.3M27.9%4,258$34.1M-43.5%$216.4M$530.5M$746.9M
Bee MovieNov 1, 2007$38.0M30%3,928$25.6M-32.8%$126.6M$166.9M$293.5M