Shrek Forever After has just broken the records for DreamWorks Animation, becoming its highest grossing film of all time at the international box office. It is also now the 4th highest grossing Animation film of all time at the international box office, with Toy Story 3 most recently claiming the number 1 spot.
The film, distributed by Paramount Pictures International, added another $4.7m to its international box office over the weekend to take the international total gross to $480.7m. This saw the sequel surpass both previous Shrek films sequels to become both the franchise’s number 1 entry and DWA’s all-time highest grossing film in the international marketplace. Shrek 2 grossed $478.6m at the international box office in 2004, while Shrek the third claimed $476.2m in 2007.