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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-#9-#8
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#5#11-#10
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#7-#6
Genre: 3D--#29#24
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#7#16#18#13
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#41#28
Genre: Superhero#7#16#18#13
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#6#7#4
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#23#55#77#49
All Time Adjusted#38#136-#168
All Time Worldwide#60#136#102#71
Worldwide Openings#106#55#53#80
Foreign Opening Weekends-#56#80#90
Opening Weeks#35#59#33#50
Opening Day Gross#45#59#38#52
Single Day Gross#68#114#67#108
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#64-#49#42
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#78-#62#66
Single Day Friday Gross#40#53#34#47
Single Day Monday Gross#86-#63#74
Single Day Saturday Gross#24#41#48#80
Single Day Sunday Gross#31#51#16#58
Single Day Tuesday Gross#71-#54#47
Single Day Wednesday Gross#129-#108#113
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#42-#28#35
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#25#60#36#71
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#24#58#35#68
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#178#170
Summer Starts#8#9--
Opening Weekends#33#48#30#52
Opening Weekends - May#9#15--
Opening Weekends - Summer#19#30#17#33
Ninth Weekends#96#174-#69
Tenth Weekends#118--#61
Top 10-Day Grosses#29#62#47#59
Top 3-Day Grosses#36#49#33#53
Top 4-Day Grosses#41#60#37#59
Top 6-Day Grosses#44#67#41#60
Top 7-Day Grosses#45#71#41#61
Top 8-Day Grosses#39#68#41#63
Top 9-Day Grosses#33#64#45#61
Top 5-Day Grosses#44#66#40#62
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#174#197-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#160#186-#85
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#44#60--
Second Weekends#13#40#76#73
Third Weekends#7#28#101#57
Fourth Weekends#6#29#171#49
Fifth Weekends#19#26-#11
Sixth Weekends#33#90-#31
Seventh Weekends#33#93-#26
Eighth Weekends#77#101-#49
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#205#435#869#650
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#423#881#1575#1246
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#631#1258#2191#1742
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1703#2758#4203#3539
Rated PG-13#15#34#50#29
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#27#38#26#42
Widest Releases#146#47#37#70
Widest Opening Releases#263#57#36#64
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#141#41#26#44
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#82#33#26#48
Fastest to $100 million#37#47#25#60
Fastest to $150 million#45#63#31#62
Fastest to $200 million#34#66#38#61
Fastest to $250 million#28#56#47#57
Fastest to $300 million#26#51-#47
Slowest to $100 million#608#598#620#585
Slowest to $200 million#145#113#141#118
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#62#51#69
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#33-#75#58
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#48-#108#105
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#24#51#38#53
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#57-#106#115
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#41#67#106
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#54#26#89
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#108-#87-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#40-#84#66
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#93-#166#162
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#96#102#164
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#83#89#138
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#19--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#13#49#47#65
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#32#30#44
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#171
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#163
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#45#136#105
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#34-#134
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#44-#133
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#76-#57
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#179-#109
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61#198-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#107--#158
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#41#83#52
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#36#35#48
 
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