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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$773,312,399
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$440,135,799
Foreign % of Worldwide50.9%45.6%56.4%56.9%
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Domestic % of Worldwide49.1%54.4%43.6%43.1%
 
People SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Producer: Avi Arad#1#4--
Producer: Kevin Feige-#8-#7
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#5#10-#9
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#6-#5
Genre: 3D--#23#19
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#7#13#15#11
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#36#24
Genre: Superhero#7#13#15#11
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#4#5#3
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#21#49#71#44
All Time Adjusted#38#134-#163
All Time Worldwide#54#122#92#65
Worldwide Openings#91#45#43#67
Foreign Opening Weekends-#44#65#75
Opening Weeks#30#52#28#44
Opening Day Gross#39#52#32#45
Single Day Gross#58#99#57#94
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#54-#40#33
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#70-#54#58
Single Day Friday Gross#34#46#28#40
Single Day Monday Gross#75-#54#63
Single Day Saturday Gross#21#36#42#70
Single Day Sunday Gross#28#44#13#50
Single Day Tuesday Gross#61-#45#38
Single Day Wednesday Gross#118-#97#102
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#35-#23#28
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#22#54#32#65
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#21#52#31#62
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#165#157
Summer Starts#7#8--
Opening Weekends#28#41#25#45
Opening Weekends - May#8#14--
Opening Weekends - Summer#16#26#14#29
Ninth Weekends#93#170-#67
Tenth Weekends#115--#61
Top 10-Day Grosses#26#56#41#53
Top 3-Day Grosses#31#42#28#46
Top 4-Day Grosses#36#53#32#52
Top 6-Day Grosses#39#60#36#54
Top 7-Day Grosses#40#64#36#55
Top 8-Day Grosses#34#62#36#57
Top 9-Day Grosses#29#58#39#55
Top 5-Day Grosses#39#59#35#56
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#169#191-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#155#180-#84
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#43#58--
Second Weekends#12#36#67#64
Third Weekends#5#24#95#53
Fourth Weekends#6#25#158#44
Fifth Weekends#18#24-#11
Sixth Weekends#32#85-#30
Seventh Weekends#33#88-#26
Eighth Weekends#75#98-#48
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#196#405#800#599
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#409#843#1492#1184
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#612#1211#2090#1666
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1665#2689#4068#3437
Rated PG-13#14#30#46#26
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#23#32#22#36
Widest Releases#124#37#29#57
Widest Opening Releases#229#46#28#52
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#121#33#21#36
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#68#26#21#38
Fastest to $100 million#33#42#22#54
Fastest to $150 million#41#58#28#57
Fastest to $200 million#30#60#34#55
Fastest to $250 million#25#51#42#52
Fastest to $300 million#23#45-#41
Slowest to $100 million#580#571#591#559
Slowest to $200 million#136#106#132#111
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#57#47#64
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#29-#67#51
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#45-#101#98
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#21#45#33#47
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#54-#97#106
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#38#62#99
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#51#24#82
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#105-#84-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#36-#76#59
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#88-#156#152
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#92#98#159
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#79#85#133
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#18--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#45#43#60
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#30#28#41
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#170
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#163
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#42#129#101
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#31-#130
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#44-#128
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#76-#57
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#175-#109
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61#197-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#107--#157
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#40#79#49
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#33#32#44
 
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