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Iron Man

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GenreAction / AdventureSci-Fi ActionSci-Fi ActionAction / AdventureSci-Fi ActionAction / Adventure
StudioParamountParamount (DreamWorks)Paramount (DreamWorks)ParamountParamount (DreamWorks)Buena Vista
Release DateMay 2, 2008July 3, 2007June 24, 2009May 7, 2010June 29, 2011May 3, 2013
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$319,246,193$402,111,870$312,433,331$352,390,543$409,013,994
Production Budget$140 million$150 million$200 million$200 million$195 million$200 million
Running Time2 hrs. 6 min.2 hrs. 23 min.2 hrs. 24 min.2 hrs. 5 min.2 hrs. 34 min.2 hrs. 9 min.
MPAA RatingPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsome intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive contentintense sequences of sci-fi action violence, brief sexual humor, and languageintense sequences of sci-fi action violence, language, some crude and sexual material, and brief drug materialsequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language. intense prolonged sequences of sci-fi action violence, mayhem and destruction, and for language, some sexuality and innuendo.sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content.
 

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Domestic SummaryIron ManTransformersTransformers 2Iron Man 2Transformers 3Iron Man 3
Total Gross$318,412,101$319,246,193$402,111,870$312,433,331$352,390,543$409,013,994
Opening Weekend*$98,618,668$70,502,384$108,966,307$128,122,480$97,852,865$174,144,585
Theaters4,1054,0114,2344,3804,0884,253
Average$24,024$17,577$25,736$29,252$23,937$40,946
Opening % of Total31.0%22.1%27.1%41.0%27.8%42.6%
Second Weekend Drop-48.1%-47.5%-61.2%-59.4%-51.9%-58.4%
Widest Release4,1544,0504,2934,3904,0884,253
Close DateOctober 2, 2008November 8, 2007October 15, 2009August 19, 2010October 13, 2011September 12, 2013
In Releasen/an/a114 days / 16 weeksn/a107 days / 15 weeks133 days / 19 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryIron ManTransformersTransformers 2Iron Man 2Transformers 3Iron Man 3
Worldwide Gross$585,174,222$709,709,780$836,303,693$623,933,331$1,123,794,079$1,215,439,994
Foreign Gross$266,762,121$390,463,587$434,191,823$311,500,000$771,403,536$806,426,000
Foreign % of Worldwide45.6%55.0%51.9%49.9%68.6%66.3%
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$319,246,193$402,111,870$312,433,331$352,390,543$409,013,994
Domestic % of Worldwide54.4%45.0%48.1%50.1%31.4%33.7%
 
People SummaryIron ManTransformersTransformers 2Iron Man 2Transformers 3Iron Man 3
Actor: Clark Gregg#2--#3--
Actor: Don Cheadle---#2-#1
Actor: Gwyneth Paltrow#2--#3-#1
Actor: Jon Favreaun/a--n/a-#1
Actor: Josh Duhamel-#3#1-#2-
Actor: Megan Fox-#2#1---
Actor: Paul Bettanyn/a--n/a-n/a
Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.#3--#4-#2
Actor: Samuel L. Jacksonn/a--#3--
Actor: Shia LaBeouf-#3#1-#2-
Actor: Tyrese Gibson-#3#1-#2-
Composer: Steve Jablonsky-#3#1-#2-
Director: Jon Favreau#1--#2--
Director: Michael Bay-#3#1-#2-
Producer: Alan Fine---#3-#2
Producer: David Maisel#1--#2--
Producer: Don Murphy-#3#1-#2-
Producer: Ian Bryce-#4#2-#3-
Producer: Jon Favreau#3--#4-#2
Producer: Kevin Feige#5--#6-#2
Producer: Lorenzo di Bonaventura-#3#1-#2-
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#3--#4-#2
Producer: Mark Vahradian-#3#1-#2-
Producer: Michael Bay-#3#1-#2-
Producer: Stan Lee#6--#7-#2
Producer: Steven Spielberg-#4#2-#3-
Producer: Tom DeSanto-#3#1-#2-
Writer: Alex Kurtzman-#2#1---
Writer: Ehren Kruger--#1-#2-
Writer: Roberto Orci-#2#1---
 
Genres & FranchisesIron ManTransformersTransformers 2Iron Man 2Transformers 3Iron Man 3
Brand: Hasbro-#3#1-#2-
Brand: Marvel Comics#6--#7-#2
Franchise: Iron Man#2--#3-#1
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#3--#4-#2
Franchise: Transformers-#3#1-#2-
Genre: 3D----#8#4
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#8--#9-#4
Genre: Cyborg / Android / Robot-#3#1-#2-
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)-#14#9#15#11#7
Genre: Sci-Fi - Alien Invasion-#4#2-#3-
Genre: Superhero#8--#9-#4
Genre: Toy Adaptation-#3#1-#2-
Genre: Travelogue - Middle East#3-#1---
Genre: TV Cartoon (Live Action)-#3#1-#2-
Showdown: 'Iron Man' Vs. 'Sherlock Holmes'#2--#3-#1
Showdown: Avengers Assemble#2--#3--
Showdown: Clanging Metal#5#4#2#6#3#1
Showdown: Hasbro War-#3#1-#2-
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#4--#5--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#5----#2
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#2--#3-#1
 
Chart RankingsIron ManTransformersTransformers 2Iron Man 2Transformers 3Iron Man 3
All Time Domestic#34#33#18#38#27#14
All Time Adjusted#128#114#81#169#129#103
All Time Worldwide#95#62#38#79#7#5
Worldwide Openings#33#35#24#23#4#6
Foreign Opening Weekends#27--#30#5#9
Non-Friday Opening Weekends-#15#1-#5-
Opening Weeks#34#61#16#17#22#6
Opening Day Gross#36#58#12#17#31#8
Opening Wednesdays--#2-#6-
Single Day Gross#60#141#14#22#57#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross-#23#1-#3#34
Non-Opening Thursday Gross-#7#1-#6-
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross-#63#11#61#13#26
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross-#1#28-#29#56
Single Day Friday Gross#29#91#27#14#34#8
Single Day Monday Gross-#82#24#89#14#57
Single Day Saturday Gross#23#77#19#8#29#2
Single Day Sunday Gross#31#53#17#19#22#3
Single Day Thursday Gross-#12#5-#11-
Single Day Tuesday Gross-#2#15#69#17#31
Single Day Wednesday Gross-#9#2-#6#101
Non-Holiday Monday Gross-#42#9#47-#21
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#39#104#32#20#41#3
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#39#99#32#20#41#3
Summer Starts#6--#4-#2
Opening Weekends#27#63#21#13#28#2
Opening Weekends - July-#12--#5-
Opening Weekends - May#12--#4-#2
Opening Weekends - Summer#19#40#14#8#20#2
Top 10-Day Grosses#39#36#7#22#16#5
Top 3-Day Grosses#28#53#14#13#33#2
Top 4-Day Grosses#36#41#7#17#24#3
Top 6-Day Grosses#42#28#3#24#16#7
Top 7-Day Grosses#46#27#3#25#12#7
Top 8-Day Grosses#44#29#6#22#15#7
Top 9-Day Grosses#41#33#7#21#17#5
Top 5-Day Grosses#41#36#4#21#17#6
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday--#1-#2-
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#175-#161#183#176#169
Consecutive Weekends At #1#165-#148#174#166#158
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#49--#58-#52
Independence Day Opening Weekends-#4--#1-
Independence Day Weekends-#4#14-#1-
Second Weekends#22#64#46#20#30#5
Third Weekends#17#80#49#37#71#6
Fourth Weekends#18#124#79#42#113#24
Fifth Weekends#18-#134#144-#116
Sixth Weekends#76----#148
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#347#332#618#586#431#564
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#753#724#1229#1179#911#1148
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1105#1069#1770#1702#1317#1659
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2535#2485#3618#3517#2914#3452
Rated PG-13#22#21#12#25#17#8
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#23#46#18#13#24#2
Widest Releases#25#49#12#4#39#16
Widest Opening Releases#31#49#17#3#36#14
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#22#31#14#3#24#11
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#19#32#10#3#26#13
Fastest to $100 million#28#37#16#14#29#3
Fastest to $150 million#41#23#9#26#15#2
Fastest to $200 million#45#35#4#23#11#7
Fastest to $250 million#38#31#7#26#11#5
Fastest to $300 million#31#25#5#27#14#6
Fastest to $350 million--#8-#21#5
Fastest to $400 million--#13--#8
Slowest to $100 million#515#506#527#529#514#540
Slowest to $200 million#93#103#134#115#127#131
BOM Users' Grades#10#116#575#217#329-
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted-#22#4-#10-
Opening Weeks Adjusted#46#75#23#27#36#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted-#29#4-#9-
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted-#10#2-#11-
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#81#19#107#24#58
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted-#1#38-#49-
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#32#104#31#16#50#12
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted-#94#41#139#27#106
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#30#86#22#14#48#4
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#40#65#21#28#33#11
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted-#15#6-#16-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#2#25#116#31#67
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted-#12#2-#8-
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#82-#71#55#118#10
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#70#178#62#50#101#9
Opening Weekends Adjusted - July-#15--#7-
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#16--#9-#3
Opening Weekends Adjusted#35#80#27#18#39#5
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#25#55#18#13#28#5
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted--#1-#8-
Second Weekends Adjusted#36#76#60#41#54#12
Third Weekends Adjusted#26#136#97#87#178#31
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#41-#181#127-#97
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#36#31#20#52#37#29
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#26#59#21#16#28#5
 
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