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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-#7-#6
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#4#8-#7
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#5-#4
Genre: 3D--#18#15
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#6#10#12#9
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#30#19
Genre: Superhero#6#10#12#9
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#3#4#2
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#19#43#65#39
All Time Adjusted#38#132-#159
All Time Worldwide#50#116#86#59
Worldwide Openings#84#42#40#62
Foreign Opening Weekends-#39#60#70
Opening Weeks#25#46#24#39
Opening Day Gross#35#47#28#40
Single Day Gross#51#87#50#82
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#48-#34#28
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#65-#51#54
Single Day Friday Gross#30#41#24#35
Single Day Monday Gross#69-#49#58
Single Day Saturday Gross#18#31#36#62
Single Day Sunday Gross#24#38#11#44
Single Day Tuesday Gross#55-#39#33
Single Day Wednesday Gross#113-#94#98
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#31-#20#25
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#19#49#28#59
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#18#47#27#56
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#155#147
Summer Starts#6#7--
Opening Weekends#24#35#21#39
Opening Weekends - May#7#13--
Opening Weekends - Summer#14#23#12#26
Ninth Weekends#90#166-#65
Tenth Weekends#113#199-#59
Top 10-Day Grosses#22#50#36#47
Top 3-Day Grosses#27#36#24#40
Top 4-Day Grosses#32#47#28#46
Top 6-Day Grosses#35#54#32#49
Top 7-Day Grosses#35#58#32#50
Top 8-Day Grosses#30#56#32#51
Top 9-Day Grosses#25#52#34#49
Top 5-Day Grosses#35#53#31#50
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#165#186-#46
Consecutive Weekends At #1#151#175-#81
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#42#56--
Second Weekends#10#30#60#57
Third Weekends#5#20#88#47
Fourth Weekends#6#22#152#41
Fifth Weekends#16#22-#9
Sixth Weekends#30#82-#28
Seventh Weekends#32#86-#25
Eighth Weekends#73#95-#46
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#192#398#770#581
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#404#829#1451#1156
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#606#1192#2040#1632
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1654#2664#4007#3393
Rated PG-13#13#28#44#25
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#21#30#20#34
Widest Releases#111#33#25#50
Widest Opening Releases#213#40#24#46
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#112#29#19#32
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#61#24#19#34
Fastest to $100 million#28#35#17#47
Fastest to $150 million#35#51#23#50
Fastest to $200 million#26#54#30#49
Fastest to $250 million#21#45#36#46
Fastest to $300 million#20#39-#35
Slowest to $100 million#571#564#582#552
Slowest to $200 million#132#104#128#109
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#11#52#43#59
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#27-#62#47
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#44-#98#95
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#19#41#29#43
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#52-#92#101
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#4#35#57#93
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#9#47#22#76
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#104-#83-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#34-#71#55
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#87-#153#149
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#6#88#94#154
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#6#75#81#128
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#5#17--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#11#41#39#54
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#10#28#26#38
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#134--#168
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#147--#161
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#40#122#94
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#29-#124
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#44-#125
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#31#74-#56
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#173-#108
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#60#195-#103
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#106#200-#155
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#9#39#77#48
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#11#31#30#42
 
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