'Iron Man' Vs. 'Sherlock Holmes'

Iron Man

Sherlock Holmes

Iron Man 2

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Iron Man 3






Release Summary

Genre Action Adventure Sci-Fi Action Adventure Mystery Action Adventure Sci-Fi Action Adventure Mystery Action Adventure Sci-Fi
DistributorParamount Pictures Warner Bros. Paramount Pictures Warner Bros. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Release DateMay 2, 2008Dec 25, 2009May 7, 2010Dec 16, 2011May 3, 2013
Domestic Gross $318,604,126$209,028,679$312,433,331$186,848,418$409,013,994
Production Budget$140,000,000$90,000,000$200,000,000$200,000,000
Running Time2 hr 6 min2 hr 8 min2 hr 4 min2 hr 9 min2 hr 10 min
MPAA RatingRated PG-13 for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive contentRated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some startling images and a scene of suggestive materialRated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some languageRated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and some drug materialRated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $318,604,126$209,028,679$312,433,331$186,848,418$409,013,994
Opening Weekend $98,618,668$62,304,277$128,122,480$39,637,079$174,144,585
Opening % of Total31%29.8%41%21.2%42.6%
Widest Release4,1543,6264,3903,7034,253
Close DateOct 2, 2008Apr 29, 2010Aug 19, 2010Apr 5, 2012Sep 12, 2013
In Release974 days / 139 weeks372 days / 53 weeks239 days / 34 weeks382 days / 54 weeks243 days / 34 weeks
Weekends at #120212
Weekends in Top 1087768

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$585,366,247$524,028,679$623,933,331$543,848,418$1,214,811,252
Foreign Gross$266,762,121$315,000,000$311,500,000$357,000,000$805,797,258
Foreign % of Worldwide45.6%60.1%49.9%65.6%66.3%
Domestic Gross$318,604,126$209,028,679$312,433,331$186,848,418$409,013,994
Domestic % of Worldwide54.4%39.9%50.1%34.4%33.7%