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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--#15#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#40#62#36
All Time Adjusted#36#130-#157
All Time Worldwide#46#109#81#55
Worldwide Openings#79#38#36#58
Foreign Opening Weekends-#34#55#65
Opening Weeks#23#43#22#36
Opening Day Gross#32#44#25#37
Single Day Gross#44#75#43#71
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#44-#31#25
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#61-#47#50
Single Day Friday Gross#26#37#20#31
Single Day Monday Gross#66-#46#55
Single Day Saturday Gross#16#28#33#57
Single Day Sunday Gross#22#35#9#41
Single Day Tuesday Gross#51-#36#30
Single Day Wednesday Gross#108-#89#93
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#28-#17#22
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#17#45#26#55
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#17#44#26#53
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#146#138
Summer Starts#6#7--
Opening Weekends#22#32#20#36
Opening Weekends - May#7#13--
Opening Weekends - Summer#13#22#12#25
Ninth Weekends#89#164-#65
Tenth Weekends#113#195-#59
Top 10-Day Grosses#21#47#33#44
Top 3-Day Grosses#25#33#23#37
Top 4-Day Grosses#30#44#27#43
Top 6-Day Grosses#33#51#30#46
Top 7-Day Grosses#33#55#30#47
Top 8-Day Grosses#28#53#30#48
Top 9-Day Grosses#24#49#31#46
Top 5-Day Grosses#33#50#29#47
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#57#54
Third Weekends#4#19#85#46
Fourth Weekends#5#21#144#39
Fifth Weekends#14#20-#7
Sixth Weekends#28#79-#26
Seventh Weekends#31#83-#24
Eighth Weekends#73#95-#46
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#183#383#737#556
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#386#802#1399#1116
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#586#1161#1976#1587
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1627#2621#3919#3331
Rated PG-13#12#27#43#24
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#20#28#19#32
Widest Releases#103#31#24#47
Widest Opening Releases#197#37#23#43
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#102#27#19#30
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#56#23#19#32
Fastest to $100 million#26#32#16#44
Fastest to $150 million#33#48#22#47
Fastest to $200 million#25#51#28#46
Fastest to $250 million#20#43#34#44
Fastest to $300 million#19#36-#32
Slowest to $100 million#557#551#567#539
Slowest to $200 million#129#103#126#108
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#10#50#41#56
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#24-#59#44
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#41-#95#92
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#18#37#26#39
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#50-#89#98
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#3#33#54#88
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#8#44#20#73
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#102-#81-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#31-#68#52
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#84-#149#146
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#86#92#151
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#74#80#126
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#5#17--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#39#37#51
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#10#27#25#37
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#134--#168
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#147--#161
Second Weekends Adjusted#3#40#119#91
Third Weekends Adjusted#2#28-#123
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#43-#124
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#30#72-#54
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#170-#106
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#60#193-#102
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#106#200-#155
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#7#38#76#48
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#30#29#40
 
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