The Lorax (Universal Pictures)

  • PG 1h 26m
  • Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
  • Opened 3/2/2012 | Theatrical • Wide (3,769 locations)

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

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

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
4/13-7/20
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  Weekend Weekly Locations  
Week Gross $ % Chg. Gross $ % Chg. # Chg. Per Theater
Average
1 | 3/2/2012-3/8/2012$70,217,070-$82,878,830-3,729-$22,225
2 | 3/9/2012-3/15/2012$38,846,020-44.7 %$52,744,185-36.4 %3,74617$14,080
3 | 3/16/2012-3/22/2012$22,764,760-41.4 %$28,606,995-45.8 %3,76923$7,590
4 | 3/23/2012-3/29/2012$13,182,045-42.1 %$17,317,790-39.5 %3,677-92$4,710
5 | 3/30/2012-4/5/2012$7,784,645-40.9 %$11,626,550-32.9 %3,075-602$3,781
6 | 4/6/2012-4/12/2012$5,030,025-35.4 %$8,288,280-28.7 %3,003-72$2,760
7 | 4/13/2012-4/19/2012$3,051,285-39.3 %$3,790,635-54.3 %2,112-891$1,795
8 | 4/20/2012-4/26/2012$1,899,600-37.7 %$2,334,415-38.4 %1,583-529$1,475
9 | 4/27/2012-5/3/2012$848,070-55.4 %$1,019,965-56.3 %883-700$1,155
10 | 5/4/2012-5/10/2012$427,220-49.6 %$552,045-45.9 %521-362$1,060
11 | 5/11/2012-5/17/2012$432,2451.2 %$573,0403.8 %455-66$1,259
12 | 5/18/2012-5/24/2012$458,5956.1 %$631,04010.1 %379-76$1,665
13 | 5/25/2012-5/31/2012$475,7853.7 %$781,89023.9 %39011$2,005
14 | 6/1/2012-6/7/2012$340,200-28.5 %$544,995-30.3 %315-75$1,730
15 | 6/8/2012-6/14/2012$337,855-0.7 %$539,215-1.1 %290-25$1,859
16 | 6/15/2012-6/21/2012$260,380-22.9 %$465,480-13.7 %277-13$1,680
17 | 6/22/2012-6/28/2012$205,925-20.9 %$368,445-20.8 %234-43$1,575
18 | 6/29/2012-7/5/2012$154,535-25 %$297,920-19.1 %202-32$1,475
19 | 7/6/2012-7/12/2012$132,945-14 %$240,545-19.3 %175-27$1,375
20 | 7/13/2012-7/19/2012$143,6358 %$261,2408.6 %168-7$1,555
21 | 7/20/2012-7/26/2012$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
Domestic Total International Total Worldwide Total
$214,030,500
(61.4%)
$134,809,816
(38.6%)
$348,840,316
(100%)

Additional Details

  • Release Date: 3/2/2012

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

  • Key Dates: 6/10/2012 -