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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--#23#18
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#7#13#15#11
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#36#23
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#20#49#71#43
All Time Adjusted#38#133-#162
All Time Worldwide#54#121#91#64
Worldwide Openings#91#45#43#67
Foreign Opening Weekends-#44#65#75
Opening Weeks#29#51#28#43
Opening Day Gross#39#51#32#44
Single Day Gross#58#98#57#93
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#53-#39#32
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#69-#53#57
Single Day Friday Gross#34#45#28#39
Single Day Monday Gross#74-#54#63
Single Day Saturday Gross#21#36#41#69
Single Day Sunday Gross#28#43#13#49
Single Day Tuesday Gross#60-#44#37
Single Day Wednesday Gross#117-#96#101
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#34-#23#28
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#22#54#32#64
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#21#52#31#61
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#164#155
Summer Starts#7#8--
Opening Weekends#28#40#25#44
Opening Weekends - May#8#14--
Opening Weekends - Summer#16#25#14#28
Ninth Weekends#93#170-#67
Tenth Weekends#115--#61
Top 10-Day Grosses#26#55#40#52
Top 3-Day Grosses#31#41#28#45
Top 4-Day Grosses#36#52#32#51
Top 6-Day Grosses#39#59#36#53
Top 7-Day Grosses#39#63#36#54
Top 8-Day Grosses#34#61#36#56
Top 9-Day Grosses#29#57#38#54
Top 5-Day Grosses#39#58#35#55
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#168#190-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#154#179-#83
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#43#58--
Second Weekends#12#36#66#63
Third Weekends#5#23#93#51
Fourth Weekends#6#24#157#43
Fifth Weekends#18#24-#11
Sixth Weekends#32#85-#30
Seventh Weekends#33#88-#26
Eighth Weekends#75#98-#48
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#196#404#795#596
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#409#840#1483#1178
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#612#1208#2081#1660
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1665#2685#4057#3429
Rated PG-13#14#30#46#26
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#23#32#22#36
Widest Releases#120#36#28#56
Widest Opening Releases#225#45#27#51
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#119#33#21#36
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#66#26#21#38
Fastest to $100 million#32#40#21#52
Fastest to $150 million#39#56#27#55
Fastest to $200 million#30#59#34#54
Fastest to $250 million#25#50#41#51
Fastest to $300 million#23#45-#41
Slowest to $100 million#576#568#587#556
Slowest to $200 million#135#106#131#111
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#56#47#63
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#28-#66#50
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#45-#100#97
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#21#45#33#47
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#54-#97#106
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#38#62#98
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#51#24#81
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#105-#84-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#35-#75#58
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#88-#155#151
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#92#98#159
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#79#85#133
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#18--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#12#45#43#59
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#30#28#40
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#136--#170
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#148--#163
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#43#128#100
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#30-#128
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#45-#127
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#33#32#44
 
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