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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#5#36#18#11
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#5#23#14#9
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#8#52#33#17
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#15#147#78#35
All Time Adjusted#104--#156
All Time Worldwide#8#86#68#54
Worldwide Openings#8-#54#58
Foreign Opening Weekends#12-#54#65
Opening Weeks#7#58#48#35
Opening Day Gross#9#52#40#36
Single Day Gross#10#118#73#66
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#30--#22
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#60--#47
Single Day Friday Gross#9#45#32#30
Single Day Monday Gross#62#77-#54
Single Day Saturday Gross#2#46#32#55
Single Day Sunday Gross#4#70#52#39
Single Day Tuesday Gross#35--#27
Single Day Wednesday Gross#106--#88
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#24#36-#21
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#4#58#42#53
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#4#57#42#52
Opening Weekends#3#49#34#35
Opening Weekends - Summer#3--#24
Top 10-Day Grosses#6#63#53#42
Top 3-Day Grosses#3#53#35#36
Top 4-Day Grosses#4#54#45#42
Top 6-Day Grosses#8#63#55#45
Top 7-Day Grosses#8#63#57#46
Top 8-Day Grosses#8#64#56#46
Top 9-Day Grosses#6#63#55#44
Top 5-Day Grosses#7#60#51#46
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#175#235#108#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#164#234#94#78
Second Weekends#6#76#56#52
Third Weekends#7-#42#44
Fourth Weekends#26#155#49#38
Fifth Weekends#119-#159#7
Sixth Weekends#154-#156#26
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#618#597#582#552
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1222#1185#1157#1111
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1741#1683#1645#1581
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3567#3478#3426#3323
Rated PG-13#9#83#48#23
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#3#39#30#31
Widest Releases#19#113#82#45
Widest Opening Releases#16#105#77#42
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#13#59#44#29
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#15#61#46#31
Fastest to $100 million#4#60#46#43
Fastest to $150 million#3#76#53#45
Fastest to $200 million#8#122#55#44
Fastest to $250 million#6-#67#42
Fastest to $300 million#7--#31
Slowest to $100 million#576#520#534#537
Slowest to $200 million#143#29#96#107
Opening Weeks Adjusted#10#112#86#55
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#62--#41
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#14#69#48#38
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#111#136-#97
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#85#66#86
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#12#125#97#71
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#71--#49
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#11#187#139#149
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#155#118#125
Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#88#53#50
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#6--#36
Second Weekends Adjusted#13#165#112#89
Third Weekends Adjusted#32-#131#121
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#99-#169#123
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#30#142#95#47
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#66#41#39
 
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