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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-#8-#7
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#10-#9
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#6-#5
Genre: 3D--#22#18
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#6#13#15#11
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#35#23
Genre: Superhero#6#13#15#11
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#48#70#43
All Time Adjusted#38#132-#161
All Time Worldwide#54#121#91#63
Worldwide Openings#89#45#43#66
Foreign Opening Weekends-#43#64#74
Opening Weeks#28#50#27#42
Opening Day Gross#38#50#31#43
Single Day Gross#56#96#55#91
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#51-#37#30
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#67-#51#55
Single Day Friday Gross#33#44#27#38
Single Day Monday Gross#72-#52#61
Single Day Saturday Gross#20#35#40#68
Single Day Sunday Gross#27#42#13#48
Single Day Tuesday Gross#58-#42#35
Single Day Wednesday Gross#115-#94#99
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#33-#22#27
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#22#53#31#63
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#21#51#30#60
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#161#151
Summer Starts#7#8--
Opening Weekends#27#39#24#43
Opening Weekends - May#8#14--
Opening Weekends - Summer#15#24#13#27
Ninth Weekends#93#169-#67
Tenth Weekends#115--#61
Top 10-Day Grosses#25#54#39#51
Top 3-Day Grosses#30#40#27#44
Top 4-Day Grosses#35#51#31#50
Top 6-Day Grosses#38#58#35#52
Top 7-Day Grosses#38#62#35#53
Top 8-Day Grosses#33#60#35#55
Top 9-Day Grosses#28#56#37#53
Top 5-Day Grosses#38#57#34#54
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#11#35#65#62
Third Weekends#5#23#93#51
Fourth Weekends#6#24#157#43
Fifth Weekends#18#24-#11
Sixth Weekends#32#85-#30
Seventh Weekends#33#88-#26
Eighth Weekends#75#97-#48
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#196#403#789#594
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#409#839#1476#1175
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#612#1207#2073#1657
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1662#2681#4046#3423
Rated PG-13#13#30#46#26
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#23#32#22#36
Widest Releases#117#35#27#54
Widest Opening Releases#222#43#26#49
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#117#32#21#35
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#64#26#21#37
Fastest to $100 million#31#39#20#51
Fastest to $150 million#38#55#26#54
Fastest to $200 million#29#58#33#53
Fastest to $250 million#24#49#40#50
Fastest to $300 million#22#44-#40
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#55#46#62
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#27-#64#48
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#44-#98#95
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#21#44#32#46
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#53-#95#104
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#37#61#97
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#50#24#80
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#104-#83-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#34-#73#56
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#87-#153#149
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#91#97#158
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#78#84#132
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#18--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#44#42#58
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#29#27#39
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#170
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#163
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#42#127#99
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#30-#128
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#45-#127
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#76-#57
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#175-#109
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61#197-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#107--#157
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#39#79#49
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#33#32#44
 
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