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Movie Summary
Iron Man 3

Thor: The Dark World

Captain America 2

Guardians of the Galaxy
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioBuena VistaBuena VistaBuena VistaBuena Vista
Release DateMay 3, 2013November 8, 2013April 4, 2014August 1, 2014
Domestic Gross$409,013,994$206,362,140$259,746,958$229,057,703
Production Budget$200 million$170 million$170 million$170 million
Running Time2 hrs. 9 min.2 hrs.2 hrs. 16 min.2 hrs. 1 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content.intense sequences of violence, gunplay and action throughout.intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.
 

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Domestic SummaryIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Total Gross$409,013,994$206,362,140$259,746,958$229,057,703
Opening Weekend*$174,144,585$85,737,841$95,023,721$94,320,883
Theaters4,2533,8413,9384,080
Average$40,946$22,322$24,130$23,118
Opening % of Total42.6%41.5%36.6%41.2%
Second Weekend Drop-58.4%-57.3%-56.6%-55.3%
Widest Release4,2533,8413,9384,088
Close DateSeptember 12, 2013April 17, 2014n/an/a
In Release133 days / 19 weeks161 days / 23 weeks136 days / 19 weeks19 days / 3 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Worldwide Gross$1,215,439,994$644,783,140$714,063,958$425,457,703
Foreign Gross$806,426,000$438,421,000$454,317,000$196,400,000
Foreign % of Worldwide66.3%68.0%63.6%46.2%
Domestic Gross$409,013,994$206,362,140$259,746,958$229,057,703
Domestic % of Worldwide33.7%32.0%36.4%53.8%
 
People SummaryIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Composer: Brian Tyler#1#3--
Producer: Alan Fine#2#6#4#5
Producer: Kevin Feige#2#11#7#9
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#2#7#5#6
Producer: Stan Lee#2#14#9#12
Producer: Victoria Alonso#2-#3#4
Writer: Christopher Markus-#3#2-
Writer: Stephen McFeely-#3#2-
 
Genres & FranchisesIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#2#14#9#12
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#2#7#5#6
Genre: 3D#4#32#16#27
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#4#21#12#17
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#7#48#29#38
Genre: Superhero#4#21#13#17
Showdown: 2014 Superhero Showdown--#1#3
Showdown: Biggest 2014 Openers--#1#4
Showdown: Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 2#1#4#2#3
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#1-#4-
 
Chart RankingsIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#14#140#73#106
All Time Worldwide#6#78#63#174
Top Movies in the Past 365 Days-#11#4#10
Worldwide Openings#6-#51#55
Foreign Opening Weekends#10-#50#61
Opening Weeks#6#54#44#32
Opening Day Gross#8#49#37#33
Single Day Gross#9#107#66#59
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#27--#19
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#57--#44
Single Day Friday Gross#8#42#29#27
Single Day Monday Gross#59#74-#51
Single Day Saturday Gross#2#40#28#49
Single Day Sunday Gross#3#65#48#36
Single Day Tuesday Gross#32--#24
Single Day Wednesday Gross#102--#84
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#22#34-#19
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#3#53#38#48
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#3#52#38#47
Opening Weekends#2#45#31#32
Opening Weekends - Summer#2--#23
Top 10-Day Grosses#5#59#49#38
Top 3-Day Grosses#2#49#32#33
Top 4-Day Grosses#3#50#41#38
Top 6-Day Grosses#7#59#51#42
Top 7-Day Grosses#7#59#53#43
Top 8-Day Grosses#7#60#52#42
Top 9-Day Grosses#5#59#51#40
Top 5-Day Grosses#6#56#47#43
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#169#228#104-
Consecutive Weekends At #1#158#227#90-
Second Weekends#5#71#52#48
Third Weekends#6-#39#41
Fourth Weekends#24#147#44-
Fifth Weekends#116-#152-
Sixth Weekends#149-#151-
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#581#562#548#519
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1167#1134#1107#1063
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1681#1627#1590#1528
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3481#3398#3347#3246
Rated PG-13#8#78#44#61
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#2#36#27#28
Widest Releases#18#104#78#43
Widest Opening Releases#15#98#73#40
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#12#54#41#27
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#14#56#43#29
Fastest to $100 million#3#57#43#40
Fastest to $150 million#2#72#50#42
Fastest to $200 million#7#117#51#41
Fastest to $250 million#5-#61-
Slowest to $100 million#555#501#515#518
Slowest to $200 million#138#28#94#104
Opening Weeks Adjusted#9#107#82#58
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#59--#45
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#12#66#45#42
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#108#133-#97
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#79#60#92
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#11#120#93#78
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#68--#53
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#10#182#135#155
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#150#114#130
Opening Weekends Adjusted#5#83#49#54
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#5--#40
Second Weekends Adjusted#12#159#108#99
Third Weekends Adjusted#31-#127#133
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#97-#164-
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#29#137#91#119
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#5#63#37#41
 
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