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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#3--
Producer: Alan Fine#2#6#5#3
Producer: Kevin Feige#2#11#8#5
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#2#7#6#3
Producer: Stan Lee#2#14#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#15#10#6
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#2#7#6#3
Genre: 3D#4#35#17#10
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#4#22#13#8
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)#7#50#31#15
Genre: Superhero#4#22#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#145#76#33
All Time Adjusted#103--#154
All Time Worldwide#6#84#66#52
Top Movies in the Past 365 Days--#4#3
Worldwide Openings#6-#52#56
Foreign Opening Weekends#10-#52#63
Opening Weeks#6#56#46#33
Opening Day Gross#8#50#38#34
Single Day Gross#9#111#68#61
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#28--#20
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#58--#45
Single Day Friday Gross#8#43#30#28
Single Day Monday Gross#60#75-#52
Single Day Saturday Gross#2#43#30#52
Single Day Sunday Gross#3#67#50#37
Single Day Tuesday Gross#33--#25
Single Day Wednesday Gross#104--#86
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#22#34-#19
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#3#56#40#51
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#3#55#40#50
Opening Weekends#2#47#32#33
Opening Weekends - Summer#2--#23
Top 10-Day Grosses#5#61#51#40
Top 3-Day Grosses#2#51#33#34
Top 4-Day Grosses#3#52#43#40
Top 6-Day Grosses#7#61#53#43
Top 7-Day Grosses#7#61#55#44
Top 8-Day Grosses#7#62#54#44
Top 9-Day Grosses#5#61#53#42
Top 5-Day Grosses#6#58#49#44
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#173#233#107#45
Consecutive Weekends At #1#162#232#93#77
Second Weekends#5#74#54#50
Third Weekends#6-#40#42
Fourth Weekends#25#153#47#36
Fifth Weekends#119-#158#7
Sixth Weekends#154-#156#26
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#614#592#577#548
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#1217#1179#1151#1106
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1735#1676#1638#1575
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#3555#3466#3414#3312
Rated PG-13#8#81#46#21
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#2#37#28#29
Widest Releases#18#110#79#44
Widest Opening Releases#15#102#74#41
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#12#57#42#28
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#14#59#44#30
Fastest to $100 million#3#58#44#41
Fastest to $150 million#2#74#51#43
Fastest to $200 million#7#120#53#42
Fastest to $250 million#5-#65#40
Fastest to $300 million#6--#29
Slowest to $100 million#571#516#530#533
Slowest to $200 million#142#29#96#107
Opening Weeks Adjusted#9#109#84#53
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#60--#39
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#12#67#46#36
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#109#134-#95
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#82#63#83
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#11#122#95#69
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#69--#47
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#10#185#137#146
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#153#116#122
Opening Weekends Adjusted#5#85#51#48
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#5--#35
Second Weekends Adjusted#12#163#110#87
Third Weekends Adjusted#31-#129#119
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#98-#167#121
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#29#140#93#45
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#5#64#39#37
 
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