THE TALE OF DESPEREAUX

Domestic Total Gross: $50,877,145
Distributor: UniversalRelease Date: December 19, 2008
Genre: AnimationRuntime: 1 hrs. 27 min.
MPAA Rating: GProduction Budget: $60 million


View: BY COUNTRY | BY WEEKEND

2008
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Dec. 19–21 $1,612,124 4
Dec. 26–28 $4,113,876 12

2009
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Jan. 2–4 $4,191,303 18
Jan. 9–11 $2,420,899 21
Jan. 16–18 $1,360,132 23
Jan. 23–25 $1,030,090 24
Jan. 30–Feb. 1 $1,061,675 27
Feb. 6–8 $1,013,219 28
Feb. 13–15 $1,816,182 30
Feb. 20–22 $1,444,244 31
Feb. 27–Mar. 1 $1,355,210 33
Mar. 6–8 $785,080 31
Mar. 13–15 $491,384 30
Mar. 20–22 $794,744 31
Mar. 27–29 $752,535 30
Apr. 3–5 $232,798 22
Apr. 10–12 $78,712 16
Apr. 17–19 $154,184 13
Apr. 24–26 $387,810 11
May 1–3 $145,897 8
May 8–10 $41,943 5
May 15–17 $31,866 3
May 22–24 $170 4
May 29–31 $14,671 6
Jun. 5–7 $29,811 5
Jun. 12–14 $14,359 3
Jun. 19–21 $5,404 5
Jun. 26–28 $4,029 5
Jul. 3–5 $368 5
Jul. 17–19 $16 2
Jul. 24–26 $3 2
Jul. 31–Aug. 2 $55,057 2
Aug. 7–9 $54,839 2
Aug. 14–16 $36,062 2
Aug. 21–23 $39,858 2
Aug. 28–30 $32,172 2
Oct. 23–25 $20 2
Oct. 30–Nov. 1 $32 2

2011
Weekend
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Weekend
Gross
Territories
Tracked*
Dec. 31–Jan. 2 $517 2

* Territories Tracked is the number of territories with reported box office results and does not necessarily represent all countries a movie may have played in. As a result, individual coutnries breakdowns may not add up to the total Overseas Total gross.
DECEMBER 19–21, 2008
Note: The number of days and dates in a weekend may vary by country.
The above dates reflect the standard Fri–Sun weekend.


Country
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RankDays in
Wknd
Weekend
Gross
%
Change
Screens/
Theaters
Change / Avg.Gross-to-DateWeek #
FOREIGN TOTAL 29 3 $1,612,124 - 3 - $537,375 $1,612,124 1
United Kingdom 5 3 $839,504 - 414 - $2,028 $839,504 1
Spain 7 3 $552,016 - 337 - $1,638 $552,016 1