GLOBAL: 'Frozen' is the Highest Grossing Animated Film of All Time

on March 30, 2014

frozen.pngFrozen is now the highest grossing animated film of all time with a $1.0274 billion worldwide total. The Disney film reached the summit after taking $398.4 million from North America and $674 million overseas. Frozen is Walt Disney Studio’s seventh billion-dollar release in the studio’s history and the first billion-dollar film for Walt Disney Animation Studios.

Frozen made headlines after taking the biggest Thanksgiving debut of all time in North America ($93.6M five-day, $67.4M three-day) before going on to finish in the top ten domestically for 16 consecutive weekends, the longest run by any film since 2002, on its way to winning the Best Animated Feature Oscar.

Frozen is the biggest Disney or Pixar animated film of all time in 27 territories, including Russia, China, and Brazil. A record breaking $77.1 million run in South Korea has made it the is the biggest animated film, the second biggest non-local film, and Disney’s biggest release of all time in the market. Frozen is also the highest-grossing animated film of all time in Denmark and Venezuela.

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