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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-#14-#13
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#5-#4
Producer: Stan Lee#4#8-#7
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#9#18-#16
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#13-#12
Genre: 3D--#44#38
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#12#24#27#20
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#58#42
Genre: Superhero#13#25#28#21
Genre: Superhero - Origin#4#9#10#7
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#34#71#94#63
All Time Adjusted#41#146#243#179
All Time Worldwide#80#166#129#95
Worldwide Openings#141#72#70#104
Foreign Opening Weekends-#80#112#122
Opening Weeks#47#76#44#65
Opening Day Gross#57#76#50#67
Single Day Gross#100#155#99#149
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#95-#70#62
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#101-#82#87
Single Day Friday Gross#53#70#46#62
Single Day Monday Gross#101-#77#89
Single Day Saturday Gross#37#56#63#100
Single Day Sunday Gross#45#67#26#75
Single Day Tuesday Gross#103-#76#68
Single Day Wednesday Gross#156-#132#138
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#50-#35#43
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#33#75#49#87
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#32#70#46#81
Summer Starts#9#11--
Opening Weekends#45#60#42#65
Opening Weekends - May#10#16--
Opening Weekends - Summer#24#35#22#38
Ninth Weekends#107#188-#76
Tenth Weekends#131--#68
Top 10-Day Grosses#39#78#60#75
Top 3-Day Grosses#48#61#45#66
Top 4-Day Grosses#53#75#49#73
Top 6-Day Grosses#57#83#53#75
Top 7-Day Grosses#58#88#53#76
Top 8-Day Grosses#52#85#54#80
Top 9-Day Grosses#44#81#58#77
Top 5-Day Grosses#57#81#53#77
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#185#213-#48
Consecutive Weekends At #1#171#202-#90
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#47#64--
Second Weekends#19#53#93#90
Third Weekends#12#37#122#71
Fourth Weekends#9#37#195#61
Fifth Weekends#26#33-#15
Sixth Weekends#39#103-#37
Seventh Weekends#38#104-#30
Eighth Weekends#85#113-#55
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#226#494#1013#756
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#455#969#1770#1390
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#668#1355#2421#1909
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1779#2907#4514#3772
Rated PG-13#23#44#61#39
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#34#45#33#49
Widest Releases#201#77#64#109
Widest Opening Releases#345#92#62#102
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#176#60#39#64
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#107#49#39#68
Fastest to $100 million#49#59#33#74
Fastest to $150 million#58#80#41#78
Fastest to $200 million#45#83#50#77
Fastest to $250 million#38#74#61#75
Fastest to $300 million#36#68-#64
Slowest to $100 million#668#658#684#643
Slowest to $200 million#162#124#157#130
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#17#73#60#81
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#45-#92#74
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#58-#127#122
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#31#63#48#65
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#67-#120#129
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#6#50#80#121
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#15#66#33#104
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#119-#97-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#53-#102#83
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#105-#188#182
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#10#106#112#177
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#10#92#98#149
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#6#19--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#18#58#55#77
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#12#35#33#49
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#139--#175
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#152--#168
Second Weekends Adjusted#5#52#151#119
Third Weekends Adjusted#3#39-#148
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#5#49-#142
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#32#78-#59
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#43#187-#113
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#61--#105
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#110--#163
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#12#48#91#60
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#16#42#41#55
 
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