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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$31,769$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$773,328,629
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$440,152,029
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-#12-#11
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#7#15-#13
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#10-#9
Genre: 3D--#38#31
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#10#22#25#16
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#52#35
Genre: Superhero#11#23#26#17
Genre: Superhero - Origin#2#7#8#4
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#30#65#88#56
All Time Adjusted#40#142#237#174
All Time Worldwide#74#156#119#89
Worldwide Openings#128#65#63#94
Foreign Opening Weekends-#69#98#108
Opening Weeks#43#69#40#58
Opening Day Gross#53#69#46#61
Single Day Gross#89#139#88#133
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#85-#61#53
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#92-#76#80
Single Day Friday Gross#48#63#42#56
Single Day Monday Gross#97-#73#85
Single Day Saturday Gross#33#51#58#92
Single Day Sunday Gross#40#61#22#68
Single Day Tuesday Gross#92-#66#58
Single Day Wednesday Gross#147-#126#131
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#47-#32#40
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#30#70#45#82
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#29#66#43#77
Summer Starts#8#10--
Opening Weekends#41#56#38#60
Opening Weekends - May#10#16--
Opening Weekends - Summer#22#33#20#36
Ninth Weekends#103#184-#73
Tenth Weekends#128--#66
Top 10-Day Grosses#34#71#55#68
Top 3-Day Grosses#44#57#41#61
Top 4-Day Grosses#49#68#45#67
Top 6-Day Grosses#52#76#48#68
Top 7-Day Grosses#53#81#48#69
Top 8-Day Grosses#47#78#49#73
Top 9-Day Grosses#39#74#53#70
Top 5-Day Grosses#52#74#48#70
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#184#209-#48
Consecutive Weekends At #1#170#198-#89
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#46#62--
Second Weekends#17#48#86#83
Third Weekends#11#33#115#66
Fourth Weekends#8#34#189#56
Fifth Weekends#24#31-#14
Sixth Weekends#38#98-#36
Seventh Weekends#37#100-#29
Eighth Weekends#83#109-#53
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#224#481#969#723
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#451#948#1712#1347
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#663#1333#2354#1861
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1768#2877#4435#3712
Rated PG-13#21#41#58#35
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#32#43#31#47
Widest Releases#183#61#48#91
Widest Opening Releases#316#75#47#85
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#167#53#33#57
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#100#43#33#61
Fastest to $100 million#45#55#30#68
Fastest to $150 million#53#73#36#71
Fastest to $200 million#40#76#45#70
Fastest to $250 million#33#67#56#68
Fastest to $300 million#31#62-#58
Slowest to $100 million#651#641#666#628
Slowest to $200 million#158#122#153#128
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#15#69#56#77
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#42-#85#67
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#55-#122#119
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#28#59#45#61
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#64-#116#125
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#5#46#76#116
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#13#61#30#98
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#116-#94-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#49-#94#75
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#102-#183#179
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#9#102#108#173
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#89#95#146
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#19--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#16#55#52#73
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#11#34#32#47
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#139--#174
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#151--#167
Second Weekends Adjusted#4#49#145#114
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#38-#143
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#48-#138
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#32#78-#59
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#43#185-#113
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61--#105
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#109--#161
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#11#46#88#57
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#15#40#39#53
 
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