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Spider-Man

Iron Man

Man of Steel

Guardians of the Galaxy
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioSony / ColumbiaParamountWarner Bros.Buena Vista
Release DateMay 3, 2002May 2, 2008June 14, 2013August 1, 2014
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Production Budget$139 million$140 million$225 million$170 million
Running Time2 hrs. 1 min.2 hrs. 6 min.2 hrs. 23 min.2 hrs. 1 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonstylized violence and actionsome intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive contentintense sequences of sci-fi violence, action and destruction, and for some language.intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.
 

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Domestic SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Total Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Opening Weekend*$114,844,116$98,618,668$116,619,362$94,320,883
Theaters3,6154,1054,2074,080
Average$31,768$24,024$27,720$23,118
Opening % of Total28.4%31.0%40.1%28.3%
Second Weekend Drop-37.8%-48.1%-64.6%-55.3%
Widest Release3,8764,1544,2074,088
Close DateAugust 18, 2002October 2, 2008September 19, 2013January 22, 2015
In Release108 days / 15 weeksn/a98 days / 14 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 SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Worldwide Gross$821,708,551$585,174,222$668,045,518$773,312,399
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$440,135,799
Foreign % of Worldwide50.9%45.6%56.4%56.9%
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$333,176,600
Domestic % of Worldwide49.1%54.4%43.6%43.1%
 
People SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Producer: Avi Arad#1#4--
Producer: Kevin Feige-#8-#7
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#5#10-#9
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#6-#5
Genre: 3D--#24#20
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#7#13#15#11
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#36#24
Genre: Superhero#7#13#15#11
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#4#5#3
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#2#4--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#4#6--
Showdown: Superhero Origin Showdown#1#3#4#2
 
Chart RankingsSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#21#50#72#45
All Time Adjusted#38#134-#163
All Time Worldwide#55#124#93#65
Worldwide Openings#92#46#44#68
Foreign Opening Weekends-#45#66#76
Opening Weeks#31#53#29#45
Opening Day Gross#40#53#33#46
Single Day Gross#59#101#58#96
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#55-#41#34
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#71-#55#59
Single Day Friday Gross#35#47#29#41
Single Day Monday Gross#76-#55#64
Single Day Saturday Gross#21#37#43#71
Single Day Sunday Gross#28#45#13#51
Single Day Tuesday Gross#62-#46#39
Single Day Wednesday Gross#119-#98#103
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#36-#24#29
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#22#55#33#66
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#21#53#32#63
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#167#158
Summer Starts#7#8--
Opening Weekends#29#42#26#46
Opening Weekends - May#8#14--
Opening Weekends - Summer#17#27#15#30
Ninth Weekends#93#170-#67
Tenth Weekends#115--#61
Top 10-Day Grosses#26#57#42#54
Top 3-Day Grosses#32#43#29#47
Top 4-Day Grosses#37#54#33#53
Top 6-Day Grosses#40#61#37#55
Top 7-Day Grosses#41#65#37#56
Top 8-Day Grosses#35#63#37#58
Top 9-Day Grosses#30#59#40#56
Top 5-Day Grosses#40#60#36#57
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#170#192-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#156#181-#84
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#43#58--
Second Weekends#12#36#68#65
Third Weekends#5#24#96#53
Fourth Weekends#6#25#160#45
Fifth Weekends#18#24-#11
Sixth Weekends#32#86-#30
Seventh Weekends#33#89-#26
Eighth Weekends#75#98-#48
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#197#408#809#605
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#410#846#1503#1192
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#613#1215#2102#1675
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1668#2696#4083#3449
Rated PG-13#14#30#46#26
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#24#33#23#37
Widest Releases#126#38#30#58
Widest Opening Releases#232#47#29#53
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#123#34#22#37
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#70#27#22#39
Fastest to $100 million#33#42#22#54
Fastest to $150 million#41#58#28#57
Fastest to $200 million#31#61#35#56
Fastest to $250 million#25#52#43#53
Fastest to $300 million#23#46-#42
Slowest to $100 million#584#575#595#563
Slowest to $200 million#136#106#132#111
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#58#48#65
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#29-#68#52
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#45-#102#99
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#22#46#34#48
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#54-#98#107
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#38#63#100
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#51#24#83
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#105-#84-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#36-#77#60
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#88-#157#153
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#93#99#160
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#80#86#134
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#18--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#46#44#61
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#31#29#42
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#170
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#163
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#42#130#101
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#31-#130
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#44-#129
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#76-#57
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#175-#109
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61#197-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#107--#157
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#40#79#49
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#34#33#45
 
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