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Captain America 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Godzilla

Transformers 4

Guardians of the Galaxy

Mockingjay Part 1
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureSci-Fi ActionSci-Fi ActionAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioBuena VistaSony / ColumbiaWarner Bros.ParamountBuena VistaLionsgate
Release DateApril 4, 2014May 2, 2014May 16, 2014June 27, 2014August 1, 2014November 21, 2014
Domestic Gross$259,766,572$202,853,933$200,676,069$245,439,076$333,176,600$337,135,885
Production Budget$170 millionn/a$160 million$210 million$170 million$125 million
Running Time2 hrs. 16 min.2 hrs. 22 min.2 hrs. 3 min.2 hrs. 45 min.2 hrs. 1 min.2 hrs. 3 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonintense sequences of violence, gunplay and action throughout.sequences of sci-fi action/violence.intense sequences of destruction, mayhem and creature violence.intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, language and brief innuendo.intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.intense sequences of violence and action, some disturbing images and thematic material.
 

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Domestic SummaryCaptain America 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2GodzillaTransformers 4Guardians of the GalaxyMockingjay Part 1
Total Gross$259,766,572$202,853,933$200,676,069$245,439,076$333,176,600$337,135,885
Opening Weekend*$95,023,721$91,608,337$93,188,384$100,038,390$94,320,883$121,897,634
Theaters3,9384,3243,9524,2334,0804,151
Average$24,130$21,186$23,580$23,633$23,118$29,366
Opening % of Total36.6%45.2%46.4%40.8%28.3%36.2%
Second Weekend Drop-56.6%-61.2%-66.8%-63.0%-55.3%-53.3%
Widest Release3,9384,3243,9524,2334,0884,151
Close DateAugust 21, 2014August 17, 2014August 28, 2014October 9, 2014January 22, 2015March 19, 2015
In Release140 days / 20 weeks108 days / 15 weeks105 days / 15 weeks105 days / 15 weeks175 days / 25 weeks119 days / 17 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryCaptain America 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2GodzillaTransformers 4Guardians of the GalaxyMockingjay Part 1
Worldwide Gross$714,264,267$708,982,323$529,076,069$1,104,054,072$773,328,629$755,356,711
Foreign Gross$454,497,695$506,128,390$328,400,000$858,614,996$440,152,029$418,220,826
Foreign % of Worldwide63.6%71.4%62.1%77.8%56.9%55.4%
Domestic Gross$259,766,572$202,853,933$200,676,069$245,439,076$333,176,600$337,135,885
Domestic % of Worldwide36.4%28.6%37.9%22.2%43.1%44.6%
 
People SummaryCaptain America 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2GodzillaTransformers 4Guardians of the GalaxyMockingjay Part 1
Actor: Elizabeth Olsenn/a-#3---
Actor: Stanley Tucci---#5-#3
Producer: Alan Fine#6---#4-
Producer: Kevin Feige#10---#7-
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#7---#4-
Producer: Stan Lee#11---#7-
Producer: Victoria Alonso#5---#4-
 
Genres & FranchisesCaptain America 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2GodzillaTransformers 4Guardians of the GalaxyMockingjay Part 1
Brand: Marvel Comics#13#20--#9-
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#8---#5-
Genre: 3D#30#54#57#35#21-
Genre: CGI Star--#13#7#5-
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#18#29--#11-
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#44#68#71#50#25-
Genre: Superhero#19#29--#11-
Showdown: 2014 Superhero Showdown#2#4--#1-
Showdown: Biggest 2014 Openers#3#5#6#4#2#1
Showdown: Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 2#3---#2-
 
Chart RankingsCaptain America 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2GodzillaTransformers 4Guardians of the GalaxyMockingjay Part 1
All Time Domestic#92#169#175#107#46#42
All Time Adjusted----#165#168
All Time Worldwide#83#88#151#16#68#73
Worldwide Openings#67#83#50#19#72#23
Foreign Opening Weekends#69#114#43#12#80#25
Opening Weeks#61#71#62#43#46#24
Opening Day Gross#51#55#45#36#47#25
Single Day Gross#108#121#93#72#98#35
Non-Opening Thursday Gross---#69-#52
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross---#53#37#34
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross----#63#15
Single Day Friday Gross#44#49#40#32#42#22
Single Day Monday Gross---#93#69#124
Single Day Saturday Gross#45#56#60#59#73#28
Single Day Sunday Gross#68#72#77#51#53#49
Single Day Thursday Gross---#87-#68
Single Day Tuesday Gross---#59#42#39
Single Day Wednesday Gross----#109#38
Non-Holiday Monday Gross---#48#32#71
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#55#85#64#63#67#31
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#53#80#61#60#64#30
Friday Share of Opening Weekends---#168-#72
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#189#116#164#85
Opening Weekends#46#51#49#42#47#25
Opening Weekends - May-#18#16---
Opening Weekends - Fall#46#51#49#42#47#25
Opening Weekends - Summer-#34#32#26#30-
Top 10-Day Grosses#66#77#75#56#55#24
Top 3-Day Grosses#47#53#50#43#48#27
Top 4-Day Grosses#57#66#59#50#54#31
Top 6-Day Grosses#68#73#69#54#56#31
Top 7-Day Grosses#70#76#71#53#57#30
Top 8-Day Grosses#69#76#72#56#59#27
Top 9-Day Grosses#68#76#73#56#57#23
Top 5-Day Grosses#64#71#65#52#58#35
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#118--#228#46#98
Consecutive Weekends At #1#103--#223#85#86
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends-#114#37---
Second Weekends#73#97#152#86#69#24
Biggest 2nd Weekend Drops-#422#174#318--
Third Weekends#52#178-#192#54#81
Fourth Weekends#58---#46#120
Fifth Weekends#175---#11#167
Sixth Weekends#170---#31#35
Seventh Weekends----#26#32
Eighth Weekends----#48#120
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#658#779#850#816#626#585
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1269#1453#1567#1506#1219#1143
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1781#2032#2192#2105#1710#1602
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3606#3965#4219#4072#3494#3322
Rated PG-13#55#95#99#63#27#25
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#37#40#39#33#38#23
Widest Releases#108#12#103#27#60#41
Widest Opening Releases#101#11#95#27#55#37
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#59#8#58#20#39#28
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#62#9#61#20#41#30
Fastest to $100 million#58#71#60#44#55#30
Fastest to $150 million#66#89#75#57#58#33
Fastest to $200 million#69--#63#57#25
Fastest to $250 million#81---#54#31
Fastest to $300 million----#44#39
Slowest to $100 million#567#554#565#581#570#595
Slowest to $200 million#103#24#15#109#115#147
Opening Weeks Adjusted#99#118#101#60#66#36
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted---#108-#83
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted---#91#55#57
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted----#103#28
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#60#68#53#44#49#24
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted---#146#112#197
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#78#87#99#96#101#45
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#112#115#123#93#84#90
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted---#127-#100
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted---#100#63#65
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted----#159#65
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#151-#168#166#161#76
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#128-#141#139#135#67
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May-#29#26---
Opening Weekends Adjusted#65#80#74#57#62#37
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Fall#65#80#74#57#62#37
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer-#55#50#39#42-
Second Weekends Adjusted#129#197-#157#103#47
Third Weekends Adjusted#141---#131#200
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#178---#130-
Sixth Weekends Adjusted----#110#127
Seventh Weekends Adjusted----#103#128
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#102#158#163#108#50#53
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#48#60#55#42#46#29
 
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