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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-#6-#5
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#4-#3
Producer: Stan Lee#3#7-#6
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#3#7-#6
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#4-#3
Genre: 3D--#13#10
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#5#9#11#8
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#27#15
Genre: Superhero#5#9#11#8
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#3#4#2
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#2#4--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#3#5--
Showdown: Superhero Origin Showdown#1#3#4#2
 
Chart RankingsSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#16#38#60#33
All Time Adjusted#36#128-#154
All Time Worldwide#44#107#79#53
Worldwide Openings#79#38#36#58
Foreign Opening Weekends-#34#55#65
Opening Weeks#21#40#20#34
Opening Day Gross#31#43#24#36
Single Day Gross#41#70#40#66
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#40-#27#21
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#57-#43#46
Single Day Friday Gross#25#36#19#30
Single Day Monday Gross#63-#44#53
Single Day Saturday Gross#15#26#31#54
Single Day Sunday Gross#20#33#7#39
Single Day Tuesday Gross#47-#32#26
Single Day Wednesday Gross#102-#84#87
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#25-#15#20
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#16#43#25#53
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#16#43#25#52
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#142#133
Summer Starts#5#6--
Opening Weekends#21#31#19#35
Opening Weekends - May#7#13--
Opening Weekends - Summer#12#21#11#24
Ninth Weekends#89#164-#65
Tenth Weekends#113#195-#59
Top 10-Day Grosses#19#44#31#41
Top 3-Day Grosses#24#32#22#36
Top 4-Day Grosses#28#42#25#41
Top 6-Day Grosses#31#48#28#44
Top 7-Day Grosses#31#52#28#45
Top 8-Day Grosses#26#50#28#45
Top 9-Day Grosses#22#46#29#43
Top 5-Day Grosses#31#47#27#45
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#160#180-#45
Consecutive Weekends At #1#147#170-#78
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#40#51--
Second Weekends#7#25#54#51
Third Weekends#3#17#82#43
Fourth Weekends#4#19#142#37
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#380#726#551
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#386#798#1387#1110
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#586#1157#1963#1580
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1625#2615#3904#3322
Rated PG-13#10#25#41#21
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#19#27#18#31
Widest Releases#100#29#23#45
Widest Opening Releases#190#36#22#42
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#99#26#18#29
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#55#22#18#31
Fastest to $100 million#25#31#15#43
Fastest to $150 million#32#46#21#45
Fastest to $200 million#23#48#26#43
Fastest to $250 million#18#40#32#41
Fastest to $300 million#17#34-#30
Slowest to $100 million#553#547#563#535
Slowest to $200 million#127#102#124#107
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#8#48#39#54
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#23-#55#40
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#40-#91#88
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#17#36#25#38
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#49-#87#96
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#2#32#52#85
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#7#42#18#71
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#101-#80-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#30-#64#48
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#83-#143#140
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#4#85#91#149
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#4#73#79#125
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#5#17--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#38#36#50
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#9#26#24#36
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#134--#168
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#147--#161
Second Weekends Adjusted#2#38#116#88
Third Weekends Adjusted#2#26-#120
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#42-#122
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#36#74#45
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#29#28#39
 
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