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Movie Summary
Transformers

Superman Returns

War of the Worlds

Spider-Man 2

Terminator 3

Hancock
GenreSci-Fi ActionAction / AdventureSci-Fi HorrorAction / AdventureSci-Fi ActionFantasy Drama
StudioParamount (DreamWorks)Warner Bros.ParamountSony / ColumbiaWarner Bros.Sony / Columbia
Release DateJuly 3, 2007June 28, 2006June 29, 2005June 30, 2004July 2, 2003July 2, 2008
Domestic Gross$319,246,193$200,081,192$234,280,354$373,585,825$150,371,112$227,946,274
Production Budget$150 million$270 million$132 million$200 million$200 million$150 million
Running Time2 hrs. 23 min.2 hrs. 34 min.1 hr. 57 min.2 hrs. 7 min.1 hr. 49 min.1 hr. 32 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13RPG-13
MPAA Reasonintense sequences of sci-fi action violence, brief sexual humor, and languagesome intense action violencefrightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing imagesstylized action violencestrong sci-fi violence and action, language and brief nuditysome intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and language
 

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Domestic SummaryTransformersSuperman ReturnsWar of the WorldsSpider-Man 2Terminator 3Hancock
Total Gross$319,246,193$200,081,192$234,280,354$373,585,825$150,371,112$227,946,274
Opening Weekend*$70,502,384$52,535,096$64,878,725$88,156,227$44,041,440$62,603,879
Theaters4,0114,0653,9084,1523,5043,965
Average$17,577$12,923$16,601$21,232$12,568$15,789
Opening % of Total22.1%26.3%27.7%23.6%29.3%27.5%
Second Weekend Drop-47.5%-58.5%-53.0%-48.7%-55.8%-48.8%
Widest Release4,0504,0653,9104,1663,5043,965
Close DateNovember 8, 2007November 2, 2006November 22, 2005December 19, 2004October 30, 2003September 7, 2008
In Releasen/a128 days / 18 weeks149 days / 21 weeks159 days / 23 weeks121 days / 17 weeks72 days / 10 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryTransformersSuperman ReturnsWar of the WorldsSpider-Man 2Terminator 3Hancock
Worldwide Gross$709,709,780$391,081,192$591,745,540$783,766,341$433,371,112$624,386,746
Foreign Gross$390,463,587$191,000,000$357,465,186$410,180,516$283,000,000$396,440,472
Foreign % of Worldwide55.0%48.8%60.4%52.3%65.3%63.5%
Domestic Gross$319,246,193$200,081,192$234,280,354$373,585,825$150,371,112$227,946,274
Domestic % of Worldwide45.0%51.2%39.6%47.7%34.7%36.5%
 
People SummaryTransformersSuperman ReturnsWar of the WorldsSpider-Man 2Terminator 3Hancock
Composer: John Williams-n/a#17---
Producer: Colin Wilson--#2-#4-
Producer: Ian Bryce#4----#7
 
Genres & FranchisesTransformersSuperman ReturnsWar of the WorldsSpider-Man 2Terminator 3Hancock
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation-#32-#8--
Genre: Cyborg / Android / Robot#4---#10-
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#30#76----
Genre: Sci-Fi - Alien Invasion#4-#9---
Genre: Superhero-#32-#8-#25
Showdown: Independence Day Openings#2#5#3#1#6#4
Showdown: Superman Vs. Other Wednesday Openers-#5#2#1#6-
 
Chart RankingsTransformersSuperman ReturnsWar of the WorldsSpider-Man 2Terminator 3Hancock
All Time Domestic#53#180#125#31#319#135
All Time Adjusted#122--#59--
All Time Worldwide#90#250#127#67#217#114
Worldwide Openings#57#123#50#60-#64
Foreign Opening Weekends--#49--#72
Non-Friday Opening Weekends#15#28#18#7#44#21
Opening Weeks#92#130#99#38#255#122
Opening Day Gross#88#197#146#42-#211
Opening Wednesdays-#19#14#5#29#21
Single Day Gross#230#685#404#85#762#302
Non-Opening Friday Gross#31#77#33#6-#53
Non-Opening Thursday Gross#9#54#26#5#43#14
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#98#54#94#38--
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#2--#46--
Single Day Friday Gross#138#281#146#62-#214
Single Day Monday Gross#109#55#64#4-#147
Single Day Saturday Gross#120#269#157#57#294#118
Single Day Sunday Gross#84#152#113#88-#137
Single Day Thursday Gross#14#70#34#10#56#20
Single Day Tuesday Gross#4#60#102#43--
Single Day Wednesday Gross#10#28#18#5#55#31
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#62----#86
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#145-#175#89-#195
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#135-#154#83-#173
Opening Weekends#94#188#124#63#256#130
Opening Weekends - July#15-#18#8#43#21
Opening Weekends - Summer#55#117#74#39#157#79
Top 10-Day Grosses#55#123#83#27-#102
Top 3-Day Grosses#81#235#146#49-#181
Top 4-Day Grosses#65-#97#34-#101
Top 6-Day Grosses#42#101#73#20-#79
Top 7-Day Grosses#41#89#71#17#175#78
Top 8-Day Grosses#45#98#74#20-#82
Top 9-Day Grosses#51#119#83#27-#99
Top 5-Day Grosses#51#119#78#30#175#85
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday-#18#14#5#27#12
Independence Day Opening Weekends#4#9#5#2#13#7
Independence Day Weekends#4#9#5#2#13#7
Second Weekends#92-#160#53-#142
Third Weekends#104--#61--
Fourth Weekends#160--#79--
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#413#733#581#453#656#461
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#842#1381#1134#914#1259#923
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1211#1930#1592#1300#1763#1310
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2694#3817#3311#2828#3572#2841
Rated PG-13#32#102#70#21-#79
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#66#120#84#46-#87
Widest Releases#78#72#129#37#356#100
Widest Opening Releases#79#64#123#40#334#92
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#51#45#69#30-#57
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#51#48#73#27-#60
Fastest to $100 million#56#89#78#48#193#74
Fastest to $150 million#37#125#78#32-#80
Fastest to $200 million#51-#93#21-#95
Fastest to $250 million#48--#22--
Fastest to $300 million#42--#23--
Slowest to $100 million#583#550#561#591#446#565
Slowest to $200 million#125#10#83#155-#81
BOM Users' Grades#116#339#418#71#449#475
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted#22#33#23#5#46#27
Opening Weeks Adjusted#97#116#85#20#223#141
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted#33-#30#3-#60
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted#11#55#24#3#36#21
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#108#40#87#24-#151
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#2-#93#36--
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#137-#121#40-#236
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#115#52#56#2-#165
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#115#242#130#29#217#134
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#83#126#97#59-#150
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#16#67#30#7#43#26
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#3#47#96#28-#161
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#13#24#17#4#42#29
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted--#197#76--
Opening Weekends Adjusted - July#17-#18#5#41#25
Opening Weekends Adjusted#106#177#111#42#221#142
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#69#113#71#25#143#91
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted--#15#2-#18
Second Weekends Adjusted#95-#151#42-#172
Third Weekends Adjusted#152--#51--
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#36#108#74#15-#100
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#76#120#79#32-#96
 
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