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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-#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#9-#8
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#5-#4
Genre: 3D--#20#15
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#6#12#14#10
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#33#20
Genre: Superhero#6#12#14#10
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#19#46#68#40
All Time Adjusted#38#132-#160
All Time Worldwide#52#120#90#61
Worldwide Openings#88#44#42#65
Foreign Opening Weekends-#42#63#73
Opening Weeks#27#49#26#41
Opening Day Gross#37#49#30#42
Single Day Gross#54#93#53#88
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#50-#36#29
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#66-#51#54
Single Day Friday Gross#32#43#26#37
Single Day Monday Gross#71-#51#60
Single Day Saturday Gross#19#34#39#66
Single Day Sunday Gross#26#41#12#47
Single Day Tuesday Gross#57-#41#34
Single Day Wednesday Gross#114-#94#98
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#32-#21#26
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#21#52#30#62
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#20#50#29#59
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#158#149
Summer Starts#6#7--
Opening Weekends#26#38#23#42
Opening Weekends - May#7#13--
Opening Weekends - Summer#14#23#12#26
Ninth Weekends#93#169-#67
Tenth Weekends#114--#60
Top 10-Day Grosses#24#53#38#50
Top 3-Day Grosses#29#39#26#43
Top 4-Day Grosses#34#50#30#49
Top 6-Day Grosses#37#57#34#51
Top 7-Day Grosses#37#61#34#52
Top 8-Day Grosses#32#59#34#54
Top 9-Day Grosses#27#55#36#52
Top 5-Day Grosses#37#56#33#53
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#168#189-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#154#178-#82
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#42#56--
Second Weekends#10#34#64#61
Third Weekends#5#22#92#50
Fourth Weekends#6#23#155#42
Fifth Weekends#17#23-#10
Sixth Weekends#31#84-#29
Seventh Weekends#33#87-#26
Eighth Weekends#75#97-#48
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#195#402#784#591
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#408#837#1470#1171
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#611#1205#2067#1653
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1661#2679#4039#3418
Rated PG-13#13#29#45#25
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#22#31#21#35
Widest Releases#114#34#26#51
Widest Opening Releases#218#41#25#47
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#115#30#20#33
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#62#25#20#35
Fastest to $100 million#30#38#19#50
Fastest to $150 million#37#54#25#53
Fastest to $200 million#28#57#32#52
Fastest to $250 million#23#48#39#49
Fastest to $300 million#21#42-#38
Slowest to $100 million#574#566#585#554
Slowest to $200 million#135#106#131#111
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#54#45#61
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#27-#63#47
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#44-#98#95
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#20#43#31#45
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#53-#94#103
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#36#60#96
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#49#23#79
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#104-#83-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#34-#72#55
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#87-#153#149
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#90#96#157
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#77#83#131
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#5#17--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#11#43#41#57
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#10#28#26#38
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#170
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#162
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#41#126#98
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#30-#127
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#44-#126
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#75-#57
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#174-#109
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61#196-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#107--#157
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#39#78#48
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#11#32#31#43
 
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