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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$31,769$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$773,328,629
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$440,152,029
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-#11-#10
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#6#13-#12
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#9-#8
Genre: 3D--#33#27
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#9#18#21#15
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#46#31
Genre: Superhero#9#18#21#15
Genre: Superhero - Origin#3#7#8#5
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#27#60#83#53
All Time Adjusted#39#139#233#171
All Time Worldwide#68#146#111#81
Worldwide Openings#115#59#57#86
Foreign Opening Weekends-#63#88#98
Opening Weeks#39#64#36#54
Opening Day Gross#49#64#42#57
Single Day Gross#79#127#78#121
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#73-#53#46
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#84-#68#72
Single Day Friday Gross#44#58#38#52
Single Day Monday Gross#92-#69#80
Single Day Saturday Gross#29#46#53#86
Single Day Sunday Gross#35#56#18#63
Single Day Tuesday Gross#80-#58#51
Single Day Wednesday Gross#136-#115#120
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#43-#29#36
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#27#65#41#77
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#26#62#39#73
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#191#182
Summer Starts#8#9--
Opening Weekends#37#52#34#56
Opening Weekends - May#9#15--
Opening Weekends - Summer#19#30#17#33
Ninth Weekends#102#180-#73
Tenth Weekends#124--#65
Top 10-Day Grosses#31#66#51#63
Top 3-Day Grosses#40#53#37#57
Top 4-Day Grosses#45#64#41#63
Top 6-Day Grosses#48#72#44#64
Top 7-Day Grosses#49#76#44#65
Top 8-Day Grosses#43#73#45#68
Top 9-Day Grosses#36#69#49#65
Top 5-Day Grosses#48#70#44#66
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#179#203-#48
Consecutive Weekends At #1#165#192-#88
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#44#60--
Second Weekends#15#44#81#78
Third Weekends#9#31#108#61
Fourth Weekends#7#32#179#52
Fifth Weekends#21#28-#13
Sixth Weekends#35#93-#33
Seventh Weekends#36#96-#28
Eighth Weekends#81#105-#52
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#214#458#918#684
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#438#914#1641#1294
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#648#1297#2274#1803
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1739#2822#4324#3631
Rated PG-13#19#38#55#33
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#30#41#29#45
Widest Releases#161#49#39#74
Widest Opening Releases#286#59#38#68
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#151#43#28#47
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#89#35#28#51
Fastest to $100 million#41#51#27#64
Fastest to $150 million#49#68#33#66
Fastest to $200 million#37#71#42#65
Fastest to $250 million#30#62#51#63
Fastest to $300 million#28#57-#53
Slowest to $100 million#626#616#640#603
Slowest to $200 million#149#115#144#121
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#13#65#53#73
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#37-#79#62
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#52-#114#111
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#26#55#41#57
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#61-#112#121
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#43#72#111
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#11#57#28#93
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#113-#91-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#44-#88#70
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#98-#173#169
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#8#99#105#169
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#8#86#92#142
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#19--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#15#52#49#69
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#32#30#44
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#139--#174
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#150--#166
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#47#141#110
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#36-#138
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#46-#136
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#32#78-#59
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#43#181-#111
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61--#105
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#109--#161
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#10#44#85#55
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#14#38#37#51
 
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