Film Detail

The Lorax (Universal Pictures)

  • PG 1 hour 26 minutes
  • Adventure / Animation / Comedy / Drama / Family / Fantasy / Musical
  • Release Date: March 02, 2012
  • Theatrical / Wide (3,769 locations)

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.

Director & Top Cast

  • CR

    Chris Renaud

    Director

  • ZE

    Zac Efron

    Ted

  • TS

    Taylor Swift

    Audrey

  • DD

    Danny DeVito

    The Lorax

  • The Once-ler

    Ed Helms

    The Once-ler

Box Office Results

Domestic

 Week 1
03/02-03/08
Week 2
03/09-03/15
Week 3
03/16-03/22
Week 4
03/23-03/29
Week 5
03/30-04/05
Week 6
04/06-04/12
Week 7-21
04/13-07/20
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 WeekendWeeklyLocations 
WeekGross $% Chg.Gross $% Chg.#Chg.Per Theater
Average
1 | 03/02/2012-03/08/2012$70,217,070-$82,878,830-3,729-$22,225
2 | 03/09/2012-03/15/2012$38,846,020-44.7 %$52,744,185-36.4 %3,74617$14,080
3 | 03/16/2012-03/22/2012$22,764,760-41.4 %$28,606,995-45.8 %3,76923$7,590
4 | 03/23/2012-03/29/2012$13,182,045-42.1 %$17,317,790-39.5 %3,677-92$4,710
5 | 03/30/2012-04/05/2012$7,784,645-40.9 %$11,626,550-32.9 %3,075-602$3,781
6 | 04/06/2012-04/12/2012$5,030,025-35.4 %$8,288,280-28.7 %3,003-72$2,760
7 | 04/13/2012-04/19/2012$3,051,285-39.3 %$3,790,635-54.3 %2,112-891$1,795
8 | 04/20/2012-04/26/2012$1,899,600-37.7 %$2,334,415-38.4 %1,583-529$1,475
9 | 04/27/2012-05/03/2012$848,070-55.4 %$1,019,965-56.3 %883-700$1,155
10 | 05/04/2012-05/10/2012$427,220-49.6 %$552,045-45.9 %521-362$1,060
11 | 05/11/2012-05/17/2012$432,2451.2 %$573,0403.8 %455-66$1,259
12 | 05/18/2012-05/24/2012$458,5956.1 %$631,04010.1 %379-76$1,665
13 | 05/25/2012-05/31/2012$475,7853.7 %$781,89023.9 %39011$2,005
14 | 06/01/2012-06/07/2012$340,200-28.5 %$544,995-30.3 %315-75$1,730
15 | 06/08/2012-06/14/2012$337,855-0.7 %$539,215-1.1 %290-25$1,859
16 | 06/15/2012-06/21/2012$260,380-22.9 %$465,480-13.7 %277-13$1,680
17 | 06/22/2012-06/28/2012$205,925-20.9 %$368,445-20.8 %234-43$1,575
18 | 06/29/2012-07/05/2012$154,535-25 %$297,920-19.1 %202-32$1,475
19 | 07/06/2012-07/12/2012$132,945-14 %$240,545-19.3 %175-27$1,375
20 | 07/13/2012-07/19/2012$143,6358 %$261,2408.6 %168-7$1,555
21 | 07/20/2012-07/26/2012$86,005-40.1 %$167,000-36.1 %167-1$1,000
 Total$214,030,500 

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-21

Worldwide

Box Office Results | Worldwide
Domestic TotalInternational TotalWorldwide Total
$214,030,500
(61.4%)
$134,809,816
(38.6%)
$348,840,316
(100%)

Additional Details

    Technical Specs: Dolby Digital, Datasat, SDDS, Auro 11.1, Dolby Surround 7.1, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1

    Key Dates: 06/10/2012 -

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