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Iron Man

Iron Man 2

Captain America

Iron Man 3

Captain America 2

Captain America 3
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioParamountParamountParamountBuena VistaBuena VistaBuena Vista
Release DateMay 2, 2008May 7, 2010July 22, 2011May 3, 2013April 4, 2014May 6, 2016
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$312,433,331$176,654,505$409,013,994$259,766,572$347,215,892
Production Budget$140 million$200 million$140 million$200 million$170 million$250 million
Running Time2 hrs. 6 min.2 hrs. 5 min.2 hrs. 5 min.2 hrs. 9 min.2 hrs. 16 min.2 hrs. 27 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsome intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive contentsequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language. intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action.sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content.intense sequences of violence, gunplay and action throughout.extended sequences of violence, action and mayhem
 

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Domestic SummaryIron ManIron Man 2Captain AmericaIron Man 3Captain America 2Captain America 3
Total Gross$318,412,101$312,433,331$176,654,505$409,013,994$259,766,572$347,215,892
Opening Weekend*$98,618,668$128,122,480$65,058,524$174,144,585$95,023,721$179,139,142
Theaters4,1054,3803,7154,2533,9384,226
Average$24,024$29,252$17,512$40,946$24,130$42,390
Opening % of Total31.0%41.0%36.8%42.6%36.6%51.6%
Second Weekend Drop-48.1%-59.4%-60.7%-58.4%-56.6%-59.5%
Widest Release4,1544,3903,7154,2533,9384,226
Close DateOctober 2, 2008August 19, 2010November 10, 2011September 12, 2013August 21, 2014n/a
In Releasen/an/a112 days / 16 weeks133 days / 19 weeks140 days / 20 weeks17 days / 2 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 ManIron Man 2Captain AmericaIron Man 3Captain America 2Captain America 3
Worldwide Gross$585,174,222$623,933,331$370,569,774$1,215,439,994$714,421,503$1,054,115,892
Foreign Gross$266,762,121$311,500,000$193,915,269$806,426,000$454,654,931$706,900,000
Foreign % of Worldwide45.6%49.9%52.3%66.3%63.6%67.1%
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$312,433,331$176,654,505$409,013,994$259,766,572$347,215,892
Domestic % of Worldwide54.4%50.1%47.7%33.7%36.4%32.9%
 
People SummaryIron ManIron Man 2Captain AmericaIron Man 3Captain America 2Captain America 3
Actor: Anthony Mackie----#3#2
Actor: Chris Evans--#5-#4#3
Actor: Clark Gregg#2#3----
Actor: Don Cheadle-#4-#2-#3
Actor: Gwyneth Paltrow#2#3-#1--
Actor: Jon Favreaun/an/a-#1--
Actor: Paul Bettanyn/an/a-n/a-#2
Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.#5#6-#3-#4
Actor: Samuel L. Jacksonn/a#4n/a-#6-
Actor: Scarlett Johansson-#5--#6#3
Composer: Henry Jackman----#2#1
Director: Anthony Russo----#2#1
Director: Joe Russo----#2#1
Director: Jon Favreau#2#3----
Producer: Alan Fine-#5#9#3#6-
Producer: David Maisel#1#2#4---
Producer: Jon Favreau#4#5-#3--
Producer: Kevin Feige#8#9#16#3#10#5
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#5#6#10#3#7-
Producer: Stan Lee#8#9#18#3#11-
Producer: Victoria Alonso---#3#5-
Writer: Christopher Markus--#5-#3#1
Writer: Stephen McFeely--#5-#3#1
 
Genres & FranchisesIron ManIron Man 2Captain AmericaIron Man 3Captain America 2Captain America 3
Brand: Marvel Comics#10#11#23#3#13#7
Franchise: Captain America--#3-#2#1
Franchise: Iron Man#2#3-#1--
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#6#7#12#3#8#4
Genre: 3D--#62#7#26#13
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#13#14#36#5#17#9
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)-#26-#10#41#18
Genre: Superhero#13#14#34#5#18#9
Genre: Superhero - Origin#4-#14---
Showdown: 'Civil War' Comps---#2#4#3
Showdown: 'Iron Man' Vs. 'Sherlock Holmes'#2#3-#1--
Showdown: Avengers Assemble#2#3#5---
Showdown: Clanging Metal#5#6-#1--
Showdown: Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase 2---#1#3-
Showdown: Marvel Cinematic Universe Thirds---#1-#2
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#4#5----
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#6--#3--
Showdown: The 'Captain America' Show--#3-#2#1
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#3#4#6#1#5#2
 
Chart RankingsIron ManIron Man 2Captain AmericaIron Man 3Captain America 2Captain America 3
All Time Domestic#48#52#223#17#88#35
All Time Adjusted#132#181-#107-#169
All Time Worldwide#121#105#255#10#78#19
Worldwide Openings#45#35-#12#61#11
Foreign Opening Weekends#43#46-#16#63#14
Opening Weeks#50#26#107#10#57#8
Opening Day Gross#50#24#92#13#47#8
Single Day Gross#96#36#274#15#99#8
Non-Opening Friday Gross---#41-#42
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross-#82-#40-#14
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross---#69-#52
Single Day Friday Gross#44#21#93#13#40#8
Single Day Monday Gross-#105-#70-#43
Single Day Saturday Gross#35#15#161#4#41#5
Single Day Sunday Gross#42#28#141#7#63#9
Single Day Tuesday Gross-#90-#45-#18
Single Day Wednesday Gross---#118-#95
Non-Holiday Monday Gross-#59-#31-#19
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#53#29#135#7#52#6
Theater Averages - Opening Weekends---#165-#155
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#51#28#126#7#50#6
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#193--#143
Summer Starts#8#6-#4-#3
Opening Weekends#39#20#112#6#42#5
Opening Weekends - May#14#6-#4-#3
Opening Weekends - Summer#24#11#68#5-#4
Top 10-Day Grosses#54#31-#9#62#7
Top 3-Day Grosses#40#20#110#6#43#5
Top 4-Day Grosses#51#24#114#7#53#5
Top 6-Day Grosses#58#33#114#11#64#6
Top 7-Day Grosses#62#34#118#11#66#9
Top 8-Day Grosses#60#31-#11#65#7
Top 9-Day Grosses#56#30-#9#64#7
Top 5-Day Grosses#57#28#113#10#60#5
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#189#198-#183#115#194
Consecutive Weekends At #1#178#188-#171#100#184
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#56#65-#59--
Second Weekends#35#30-#9#66#8
Biggest 2nd Weekend Drops--#432--#506
Third Weekends#23#47-#11#49#18
Fourth Weekends#24#53-#30#55-
Fifth Weekends#24#161-#129#170-
Sixth Weekends#85--#165#167-
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#403#695#726#666#625#700
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#838#1335#1381#1294#1223#1342
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1206#1883#1945#1828#1725#1890
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2680#3761#3847#3682#3531#3771
Rated PG-13#30#33#127#11#53#22
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#32#19#76#6#35#5
Widest Releases#35#4#186#22#94#25
Widest Opening Releases#42#3#170#18#88#25
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#31#3#94#14#51#20
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#26#3#99#17#53#20
Fastest to $100 million#39#21#124#8#54#5
Fastest to $150 million#55#35#157#6#62#5
Fastest to $200 million#58#32-#11#65#5
Fastest to $250 million#49#36-#9#77#7
Fastest to $300 million#44#38-#10-#6
Slowest to $100 million#566#584#481#597#551#600
Slowest to $200 million#106#132-#153#99#159
BOM Users' Grades#10#217#239---
Opening Weeks Adjusted#55#35#156#13#95#12
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#127-#71-#33
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#44#23#133#17#56#12
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted-#154-#119-#90
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#37#20#239#6#74#8
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#50#35-#14#107#18
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#136-#80-#40
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#91#63-#14#148#13
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#78#57-#13#125#12
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#18#11-#5-#4
Opening Weekends Adjusted#44#24#153#9#61#8
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#29#16#100#8-#7
Second Weekends Adjusted#42#49-#15#122#19
Third Weekends Adjusted#30#97-#36#138#61
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#45#136-#103#175-
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#39#59#180#32#100#53
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#33#22#104#9#46#8
 
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