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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$259,766,572$333,176,600
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$259,766,572$333,176,600
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%28.3%
Second Weekend Drop-58.4%-57.3%-56.6%-55.3%
Widest Release4,2533,8413,9384,088
Close DateSeptember 12, 2013April 17, 2014August 21, 2014January 22, 2015
In Release133 days / 19 weeks161 days / 23 weeks140 days / 20 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 SummaryIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Worldwide Gross$1,215,439,994$644,783,140$714,766,572$774,176,600
Foreign Gross$806,426,000$438,421,000$455,000,000$441,000,000
Foreign % of Worldwide66.3%68.0%63.7%57.0%
Domestic Gross$409,013,994$206,362,140$259,766,572$333,176,600
Domestic % of Worldwide33.7%32.0%36.3%43.0%
 
People SummaryIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
Composer: Brian Tyler#2#5--
Producer: Alan Fine#3#7#6#4
Producer: Kevin Feige#3#12#9#6
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#3#8#7#4
Producer: Stan Lee#3#15#11#7
Producer: Victoria Alonso#3-#5#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#3#16#11#7
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#3#8#7#4
Genre: 3D#6#38#19#12
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#5#23#14#9
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#9#53#34#18
Genre: Superhero#5#23#15#9
Showdown: 2014 Superhero Showdown--#2#1
Showdown: Biggest 2014 Openers--#3#2
Showdown: Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 2#1#4#3#2
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#1-#4-
 
Chart RankingsIron Man 3Thor: The Dark WorldCaptain America 2Guardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#16#149#79#36
All Time Adjusted#105--#157
All Time Worldwide#9#87#69#55
Worldwide Openings#8-#54#58
Foreign Opening Weekends#12-#54#65
Opening Weeks#8#60#50#36
Opening Day Gross#10#54#41#37
Single Day Gross#12#124#78#71
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#33--#25
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#63--#50
Single Day Friday Gross#10#47#33#31
Single Day Monday Gross#64#80-#55
Single Day Saturday Gross#3#48#34#57
Single Day Sunday Gross#5#73#55#41
Single Day Tuesday Gross#38--#30
Single Day Wednesday Gross#111--#93
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#26#39-#22
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#5#61#44#55
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#5#59#43#53
Opening Weekends#4#51#35#36
Opening Weekends - Summer#4--#25
Top 10-Day Grosses#7#65#55#44
Top 3-Day Grosses#4#55#36#37
Top 4-Day Grosses#5#56#46#43
Top 6-Day Grosses#9#65#57#46
Top 7-Day Grosses#9#65#59#47
Top 8-Day Grosses#9#66#58#48
Top 9-Day Grosses#7#65#57#46
Top 5-Day Grosses#8#62#53#47
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#176#236#109#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#165#235#95#79
Second Weekends#7#78#58#54
Third Weekends#8-#44#46
Fourth Weekends#27#156#50#39
Fifth Weekends#120-#160#7
Sixth Weekends#155-#157#26
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#623#602#586#556
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1228#1191#1162#1116
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1748#1690#1651#1587
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3576#3487#3434#3331
Rated PG-13#10#84#49#24
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#4#40#31#32
Widest Releases#20#115#84#47
Widest Opening Releases#17#107#79#43
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#14#60#45#30
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#16#62#47#32
Fastest to $100 million#5#62#47#44
Fastest to $150 million#4#78#55#47
Fastest to $200 million#9#124#57#46
Fastest to $250 million#7-#69#44
Fastest to $300 million#8--#32
Slowest to $100 million#578#521#536#539
Slowest to $200 million#145#30#97#108
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#114#88#56
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#65--#44
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#15#71#49#39
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#113#139-#98
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#5#87#68#88
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#13#128#100#73
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#74--#52
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#12#190#141#151
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#11#157#119#126
Opening Weekends Adjusted#7#90#54#51
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#7--#37
Second Weekends Adjusted#14#167#114#91
Third Weekends Adjusted#33-#133#123
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#100-#170#124
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#31#143#96#48
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#7#67#42#40
 
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