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Release Summary

Genre Comic Book Adaptation Superhero Adventure IMAX 3D Comic Book Adaptation Alien Invasion Adventure Superhero IMAX Robot Comic Book Adaptation Superhero IMAX Adventure 3D Comic Book Adaptation IMAX Superhero Thriller Comic Book Adaptation Adventure Origin Story Superhero
DistributorWarner Bros. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Warner Bros. Sony Pictures Releasing
Release DateJul 18, 2008May 4, 2012May 1, 2015Jul 20, 2012May 3, 2002
Gross To Date $533,345,358$623,357,910$459,005,868$448,139,099$403,706,375
Production Budget$185,000,000$220,000,000$250,000,000$250,000,000$139,000,000
Running Time2 hr 32 min2 hr 23 min2 hr 21 min2 hr 44 min2 hr 1 min
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $533,345,358$623,357,910$459,005,868$448,139,099$403,706,375
Opening Weekend $158,411,483$207,438,708$191,271,109$160,887,295$114,844,116
Opening % of Total29.7%33.3%41.7%35.9%28.4%
Widest Release4,3664,3494,2764,4043,876
Close DateMar 5, 2009Oct 4, 2012Oct 8, 2015Dec 13, 2012Aug 18, 2002
In Release532 days / 76 weeks242 days / 34 weeks245 days / 35 weeks168 days / 24 weeks243 days / 34 weeks
Weekends at #143232
Weekends in Top 10109988

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$1,003,045,358$1,518,812,988$1,402,805,868$1,081,041,287$821,708,551
Foreign Gross$469,700,000$895,455,078$943,800,000$632,902,188$418,002,176
Foreign % of Worldwide46.8%59%67.3%58.5%50.9%
Domestic Gross$533,345,358$623,357,910$459,005,868$448,139,099$403,706,375
Domestic % of Worldwide53.2%41%32.7%41.5%49.1%