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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#1#5--
Producer: Alan Fine#2#7#5#3
Producer: Kevin Feige#2#12#8#5
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#2#8#6#3
Producer: Stan Lee#2#15#10#6
Producer: Victoria Alonso#2-#4#3
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#16#10#6
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#2#8#6#3
Genre: 3D#4#36#17#10
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#4#23#13#8
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#7#52#32#15
Genre: Superhero#4#23#14#8
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#14#147#77#33
All Time Adjusted#103--#154
All Time Worldwide#7#86#67#53
Worldwide Openings#8-#54#58
Foreign Opening Weekends#12-#54#65
Opening Weeks#6#57#47#34
Opening Day Gross#9#52#40#36
Single Day Gross#10#117#73#66
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#30--#22
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#59--#46
Single Day Friday Gross#9#45#32#30
Single Day Monday Gross#62#77-#54
Single Day Saturday Gross#2#45#32#54
Single Day Sunday Gross#4#69#52#39
Single Day Tuesday Gross#35--#27
Single Day Wednesday Gross#105--#87
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#5#62#52#41
Top 3-Day Grosses#3#53#35#36
Top 4-Day Grosses#4#54#45#42
Top 6-Day Grosses#7#62#54#44
Top 7-Day Grosses#7#62#56#45
Top 8-Day Grosses#7#63#55#45
Top 9-Day Grosses#5#62#54#43
Top 5-Day Grosses#7#60#51#46
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#174#234#108#45
Consecutive Weekends At #1#163#233#94#78
Second Weekends#5#75#55#51
Third Weekends#6-#41#43
Fourth Weekends#25#154#48#37
Fifth Weekends#119-#159#7
Sixth Weekends#154-#156#26
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#616#595#580#551
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1220#1183#1155#1110
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1739#1681#1643#1580
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3565#3476#3424#3322
Rated PG-13#8#83#47#21
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#3#39#30#31
Widest Releases#19#112#81#45
Widest Opening Releases#16#104#76#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#5-#66#41
Fastest to $300 million#6--#30
Slowest to $100 million#574#518#532#535
Slowest to $200 million#143#29#96#107
Opening Weeks Adjusted#9#111#85#54
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#84#65#85
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#12#124#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#12#164#111#88
Third Weekends Adjusted#31-#130#120
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#98-#168#122
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#29#142#94#45
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#66#41#39
 
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