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Spider-Man

Iron Man

Man of Steel

Guardians of the Galaxy
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioSony / ColumbiaParamountWarner Bros.Buena Vista
Release DateMay 3, 2002May 2, 2008June 14, 2013August 1, 2014
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Production Budget$139 million$140 million$225 million$170 million
Running Time2 hrs. 1 min.2 hrs. 6 min.2 hrs. 23 min.2 hrs. 1 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonstylized violence and actionsome intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive contentintense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language.intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.
 

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Domestic SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Total Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Opening Weekend*$114,844,116$98,618,668$116,619,362$94,320,883
Theaters3,6154,1054,2074,080
Average$31,768$24,024$27,720$23,118
Opening % of Total28.4%31.0%40.1%28.3%
Second Weekend Drop-37.8%-48.1%-64.6%-55.3%
Widest Release3,8764,1544,2074,088
Close DateAugust 18, 2002October 2, 2008September 19, 2013January 22, 2015
In Release108 days / 15 weeksn/a98 days / 14 weeks175 days / 25 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Worldwide Gross$821,708,551$585,174,222$668,045,518$774,176,600
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$441,000,000
Foreign % of Worldwide50.9%45.6%56.4%57.0%
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Domestic % of Worldwide49.1%54.4%43.6%43.0%
 
People SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Producer: Avi Arad#1#4--
Producer: Kevin Feige-#7-#6
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#4#8-#7
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#5-#4
Genre: 3D--#16#12
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#6#10#12#9
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#29#18
Genre: Superhero#6#10#12#9
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#3#4#2
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#2#4--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#4#6--
Showdown: Superhero Origin Showdown#1#3#4#2
 
Chart RankingsSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#18#41#63#36
All Time Adjusted#37#130-#157
All Time Worldwide#46#110#82#56
Worldwide Openings#79#38#36#58
Foreign Opening Weekends-#34#55#65
Opening Weeks#24#44#23#37
Opening Day Gross#33#45#26#38
Single Day Gross#45#77#44#73
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#45-#32#26
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#62-#48#51
Single Day Friday Gross#27#38#21#32
Single Day Monday Gross#67-#47#56
Single Day Saturday Gross#16#29#34#58
Single Day Sunday Gross#22#36#9#42
Single Day Tuesday Gross#52-#37#31
Single Day Wednesday Gross#109-#90#94
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#29-#18#23
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#17#46#26#56
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#17#45#26#54
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#150#140
Summer Starts#6#7--
Opening Weekends#23#33#20#37
Opening Weekends - May#7#13--
Opening Weekends - Summer#14#23#12#26
Ninth Weekends#89#164-#65
Tenth Weekends#113#195-#59
Top 10-Day Grosses#21#48#34#45
Top 3-Day Grosses#26#34#23#38
Top 4-Day Grosses#31#45#27#44
Top 6-Day Grosses#34#52#31#47
Top 7-Day Grosses#34#56#31#48
Top 8-Day Grosses#29#54#31#49
Top 9-Day Grosses#24#50#32#47
Top 5-Day Grosses#34#51#30#48
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#161#182-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#148#172-#79
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#42#56--
Second Weekends#9#28#58#55
Third Weekends#4#19#86#46
Fourth Weekends#5#21#145#40
Fifth Weekends#15#21-#8
Sixth Weekends#29#80-#27
Seventh Weekends#31#84-#24
Eighth Weekends#73#95-#46
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#184#385#742#559
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#387#804#1405#1119
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#587#1163#1983#1590
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1628#2624#3927#3335
Rated PG-13#12#27#43#24
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#20#28#19#32
Widest Releases#105#32#25#48
Widest Opening Releases#201#38#24#44
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#105#27#19#30
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#57#23#19#32
Fastest to $100 million#27#33#16#45
Fastest to $150 million#34#49#22#48
Fastest to $200 million#25#52#29#47
Fastest to $250 million#20#44#35#45
Fastest to $300 million#19#37-#33
Slowest to $100 million#559#553#570#541
Slowest to $200 million#130#103#126#108
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#10#51#42#57
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#25-#60#45
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#41-#96#93
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#18#38#27#40
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#50-#90#99
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#3#33#55#89
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#8#45#20#74
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#102-#81-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#32-#69#53
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#84-#150#147
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#86#93#152
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#74#81#127
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#5#17--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#40#38#52
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#10#28#26#38
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#134--#168
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#147--#161
Second Weekends Adjusted#3#40#120#92
Third Weekends Adjusted#2#28-#123
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#43-#125
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#30#73-#55
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#171-#107
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#60#194-#102
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#106#200-#155
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#8#38#76#48
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#30#29#40
 
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