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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$332,749,244
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$332,749,244
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, 2013n/a
In Release108 days / 15 weeksn/a98 days / 14 weeks147 days / 21 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$772,349,244
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$439,600,000
Foreign % of Worldwide50.9%45.6%56.4%56.9%
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$332,749,244
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-#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)--#25#14
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#35#58#31
All Time Adjusted#36#128-#153
All Time Worldwide#42#104#76#51
Worldwide Openings#77#36#34#56
Foreign Opening Weekends-#32#53#63
Opening Weeks#20#38#19#33
Opening Day Gross#29#41#22#34
Single Day Gross#36#65#35#61
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#39-#26#20
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#56-#42#45
Single Day Friday Gross#23#34#17#28
Single Day Monday Gross#61-#42#51
Single Day Saturday Gross#13#24#28#50
Single Day Sunday Gross#18#31#6#37
Single Day Tuesday Gross#46-#31#25
Single Day Wednesday Gross#101-#83#86
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#24-#14#19
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#14#40#23#49
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#14#40#23#48
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#138#129
Summer Starts#5#6--
Opening Weekends#19#29#17#33
Opening Weekends - May#6#12--
Opening Weekends - Summer#11#20#10#23
Ninth Weekends#88#160-#64
Tenth Weekends#112#191-#59
Top 10-Day Grosses#18#42#30#39
Top 3-Day Grosses#22#30#20#34
Top 4-Day Grosses#27#40#24#39
Top 6-Day Grosses#30#46#27#43
Top 7-Day Grosses#30#50#27#44
Top 8-Day Grosses#25#48#27#43
Top 9-Day Grosses#21#44#28#41
Top 5-Day Grosses#30#45#26#44
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#157#177-#45
Consecutive Weekends At #1#144#167-#76
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#40#51--
Second Weekends#7#23#53#49
Third Weekends#3#17#79#41
Fourth Weekends#4#18#140#35
Fifth Weekends#13#19-#7
Sixth Weekends#28#78-#26
Seventh Weekends#30#81-#24
Eighth Weekends#73#94-#46
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#181#371#707#537
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#381#785#1356#1089
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#578#1140#1928#1555
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1607#2584#3853#3283
Rated PG-13#10#23#40#20
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#17#25#16#29
Widest Releases#97#28#22#44
Widest Opening Releases#182#35#21#41
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#96#25#17#28
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#53#21#17#30
Fastest to $100 million#23#29#13#41
Fastest to $150 million#30#44#19#43
Fastest to $200 million#22#47#25#42
Fastest to $250 million#17#39#31#40
Fastest to $300 million#16#33-#29
Slowest to $100 million#543#537#553#525
Slowest to $200 million#124#99#121#104
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#8#47#38#53
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#23-#54#40
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#40-#90#87
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#16#34#23#36
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#48-#85#94
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#2#30#49#81
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#6#40#17#70
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#101-#80-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#30-#63#48
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#83-#142#139
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#4#83#89#145
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#4#71#77#121
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#4#16--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#8#36#34#48
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#8#25#23#35
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#133--#167
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#147--#155
Second Weekends Adjusted#2#36#114#86
Third Weekends Adjusted#2#26-#118
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#41-#120
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#30#71-#54
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#169-#106
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#60#191-#102
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#106#200-#155
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#7#36#73#45
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#8#27#26#37
 
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