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How to Train Your Dragon

Domestic Total Gross: $217,581,231
Distributor: Paramount (DreamWorks)Release Date: March 26, 2010
Genre: AnimationRuntime: 1 hrs. 38 min.
MPAA Rating: PGProduction Budget: $165 million

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RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 Toy Story 3 Buena Vista $415,004,880 4,028 $110,307,189 4,028 6/18/10
2 Monsters University Buena Vista $268,492,764 4,004 $82,429,469 4,004 6/21/13
3 Brave Buena Vista $237,283,207 4,164 $66,323,594 4,164 6/22/12
4 Cars 2 Buena Vista $191,452,396 4,115 $66,135,507 4,115 6/24/11
5 Lilo & Stitch Buena Vista $145,794,338 3,222 $35,260,212 3,191 6/21/02
6 A Christmas Carol (2009) Buena Vista $137,855,863 3,683 $30,051,075 3,683 11/6/09
7 Mulan Buena Vista $120,620,254 2,953 $22,745,143 2,888 6/19/98
8 Bolt Buena Vista $114,053,579 3,654 $26,223,128 3,651 11/21/08
9 Meet the Robinsons Buena Vista $97,822,171 3,435 $25,123,781 3,413 3/30/07
10 Planes Buena Vista $90,288,712 3,716 $22,232,291 3,702 8/9/13
11 Planes: Fire & Rescue Buena Vista $59,165,787 3,839 $17,509,407 3,826 7/18/14
12 Muppets Most Wanted Buena Vista $51,183,113 3,194 $17,005,126 3,194 3/21/14
13 Reign of Fire Buena Vista $43,061,982 2,629 $15,632,281 2,629 7/12/02
14 Shrek 2 DreamWorks $441,226,247 4,223 $108,037,878 4,163 5/19/04
15 Shrek DreamWorks $267,665,011 3,715 $42,347,760 3,587 5/16/01
16 Madagascar DreamWorks $193,595,521 4,142 $47,224,594 4,131 5/27/05
17 Shark Tale DreamWorks $160,861,908 4,070 $47,604,606 4,016 10/1/04
18 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $196,573,705 4,102 $41,690,382 4,099 7/1/09
19 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $195,330,621 3,969 $68,033,544 3,964 3/31/06
20 The Croods Fox $187,168,425 4,065 $43,639,736 4,046 3/22/13
21 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $177,002,924 4,268 $49,451,322 4,253 6/13/14
22 Ice Age Fox $176,387,405 3,345 $46,312,454 3,316 3/15/02
23 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $161,321,843 3,886 $46,629,259 3,881 7/13/12
24 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $154,529,439 3,961 $45,012,998 3,954 3/14/08
25 Rio Fox $143,619,809 3,842 $39,225,962 3,826 4/15/11
26 Rio 2 Fox $131,538,435 3,975 $39,327,869 3,948 4/11/14
27 Robots Fox $128,200,012 3,776 $36,045,301 3,776 3/11/05
28 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $111,506,430 3,951 $32,207,057 3,934 3/7/14
29 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $104,386,950 3,555 $24,005,069 3,555 12/10/10
30 Turbo Fox $83,028,128 3,809 $21,312,625 3,806 7/17/13
31 Eragon Fox $75,030,163 3,030 $23,239,907 3,020 12/15/06
32 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $68,754,000 3,775 $25,447,444 3,764 11/26/14
33 Rango Paramount $123,477,607 3,923 $38,079,323 3,917 3/4/11
34 Beowulf Paramount $82,280,579 3,249 $27,515,871 3,153 11/16/07
35 Shrek the Third Paramount (DreamWorks) $322,719,944 4,172 $121,629,270 4,122 5/18/07
36 Shrek Forever After Paramount (DreamWorks) $238,736,787 4,386 $70,838,207 4,359 5/21/10
37 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Paramount (DreamWorks) $216,391,482 4,263 $60,316,738 4,258 6/8/12
38 Kung Fu Panda Paramount (DreamWorks) $215,434,591 4,136 $60,239,130 4,114 6/6/08
39 Monsters Vs. Aliens Paramount (DreamWorks) $198,351,526 4,136 $59,321,095 4,104 3/27/09
40 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Paramount (DreamWorks) $180,010,950 4,065 $63,106,589 4,056 11/7/08
41 Kung Fu Panda 2 Paramount (DreamWorks) $165,249,063 3,952 $47,656,302 3,925 5/26/11
42 Over the Hedge Paramount (DreamWorks) $155,019,340 4,093 $38,457,003 4,059 5/19/06
43 Puss in Boots Paramount (DreamWorks) $149,260,504 3,963 $34,077,439 3,952 10/28/11
44 Megamind Paramount (DreamWorks) $148,415,853 3,949 $46,016,833 3,944 11/5/10
45 Bee Movie Paramount (DreamWorks) $126,631,277 3,984 $38,021,044 3,928 11/2/07
46 Rise of the Guardians Paramount (DreamWorks) $103,412,758 3,672 $23,773,465 3,653 11/21/12
47 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony / Columbia $124,870,275 3,119 $30,304,648 3,119 9/18/09
48 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony / Columbia $119,793,567 4,001 $34,017,930 4,001 9/27/13
49 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Universal $214,030,500 3,769 $70,217,070 3,729 3/2/12
50 Dragonheart Universal $51,367,375 2,193 $15,027,150 2,130 5/31/96
51 The LEGO Movie Warner Bros. $257,760,692 3,890 $69,050,279 3,775 2/7/14
52 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Warner Bros. $55,675,313 3,575 $16,112,211 3,575 9/24/10
53 The Ant Bully Warner Bros. $28,142,535 3,050 $8,432,465 3,050 7/28/06
Averages:$158,619,5953,767$44,075,1703,744 

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