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Night at the Museum
Night at the Museum poster.jpg
Promotional poster
Directed by Shawn Levy
Produced by
Screenplay by Thomas Lennon
Robert Ben Garant
Starring Robin Williams Rami Malek
Music by Alan Silvestri
Cinematography Guillermo Navarro
Editing by Don Zimmerman
Studio
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date(s) December 22, 2006 (2006-12-22)
Running time 108 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $110 million
Money made $574,480,841
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Ben Stiller claimed that he watched Tom Cruise in the Mission: Impossible films to learn how to imitate his running technique, shown here as Stiller portraying his film character running for dear life from the Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton (Rexy).

Night at the Museum is a 2006 American fantasy adventure-comedy movie. It is based on the 1993 children's book of the same name by Milan Trenc.

It stars Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Bill Cobbs, Jake Cherry, Ricky Gervais, Owen Wilson, Steve Coogan, and Robin Williams.

This is the first movie in the movie series. Night at the Museum was followed by a sequel titled Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, which was released on May 22, 2009 and the third movie Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb will be released on December 19, 2014.

Release Dates

Country Premiere
 South Korea 21 December 2006
 Singapore 21 December 2006
 Canada 22 December 2006
 United States 22 December 2006
Mexico Mexico 25 December 2006
 Australia 26 December 2006
 United Kingdom 26 December 2006
Republic of Ireland Ireland 26 December 2006
 Germany 27 December 2006
 Indonesia 27 December 2006
 Greece 28 December 2006
 Kazakhstan 28 December 2006
 Russia 28 December 2006
 Thailand 28 December 2006
 India 29 December 2006
 Turkey 29 December 2006
 Venezuela 29 December 2006
 Kuwait 30 December 2006
 Egypt 3 January 2007
 Portugal 4 January 2007
 Bulgaria 5 January 2007
 Estonia 5 January 2007
 Slovenia 11 January 2007
 Brazil 12 January 2007
 Latvia 12 January 2007
 Armenia 13 January 2007
 Argentina 18 January 2007
 Czech Republic 18 January 2007
 Hungary 18 January 2007
 Slovakia 18 January 2007
 Iceland 19 January 2007
 Poland 19 January 2007
 Romania 19 January 2007
 Philippines 24 January 2007
 Spain 26 January 2007
 Macedonia 26 January 2007
 Italy 2 February 2007
 Sweden 2 February 2007
 France 7 February 2007
 Denmark 9 February 2007
 Belgium 14 February 2007
 China 14 February 2007
 Hong Kong 15 February 2007
 Netherlands 15 February 2007
 Finland 16 February 2007
 Norway 16 February 2007
 Israel 1 March 2007
 Japan 17 March 2007

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