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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$280,475,000
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$280,475,000
Opening Weekend*$114,844,116$98,618,668$116,619,362$94,320,883
Theaters3,6154,1054,2074,080
Average$31,768$24,024$27,720$23,118
Opening % of Total28.4%31.0%40.1%33.6%
Second Weekend Drop-37.8%-48.1%-64.6%-55.3%
Widest Release3,8764,1544,2074,088
Close DateAugust 18, 2002October 2, 2008September 19, 2013n/a
In Release108 days / 15 weeksn/a98 days / 14 weeks32 days / 5 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$553,575,000
Foreign Gross$418,002,176$266,762,121$377,000,000$273,100,000
Foreign % of Worldwide50.9%45.6%56.4%49.3%
Domestic Gross$403,706,375$318,412,101$291,045,518$280,475,000
Domestic % of Worldwide49.1%54.4%43.6%50.7%
 
People SummarySpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Producer: Avi Arad#1#4--
Producer: Kevin Feige-#5-#7
Producer: Louis D'Esposito-#3-#5
Producer: Stan Lee#3#6-#8
 
Genres & FranchisesSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
Brand: Marvel Comics#3#6-#8
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe-#3-#5
Genre: 3D--#12#13
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#5#8#10#11
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)--#24#27
Genre: Superhero#5#8#10#11
Genre: Superhero - Origin#1#2#3-
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#2#4--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#3#5--
Showdown: Superhero Origin Showdown#1#2#3#4
 
Chart RankingsSpider-ManIron ManMan of SteelGuardians of the Galaxy
All Time Domestic#16#34#56#63
All Time Adjusted#36#128--
All Time Worldwide#42#101#73#108
Worldwide Openings#75#35#33#55
Foreign Opening Weekends-#31#51#61
Opening Weeks#19#37#18#32
Opening Day Gross#28#40#21#33
Single Day Gross#35#63#34#59
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#37-#25#19
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross#55-#41#44
Single Day Friday Gross#22#33#16#27
Single Day Monday Gross#61-#42#51
Single Day Saturday Gross#13#23#27#49
Single Day Sunday Gross#18#31#6#36
Single Day Tuesday Gross#44-#30#24
Single Day Wednesday Gross#99-#81#84
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#24-#14#19
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#14#39#22#48
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#14#39#22#47
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#135#127
Summer Starts#5#6--
Opening Weekends#18#28#16#32
Opening Weekends - May#6#12--
Opening Weekends - Summer#11#20#10#23
Ninth Weekends#87#158--
Tenth Weekends#111#189--
Top 10-Day Grosses#17#41#29#38
Top 3-Day Grosses#21#29#19#33
Top 4-Day Grosses#26#39#23#38
Top 6-Day Grosses#29#45#26#42
Top 7-Day Grosses#29#49#26#43
Top 8-Day Grosses#24#47#26#42
Top 9-Day Grosses#20#43#27#40
Top 5-Day Grosses#29#44#25#43
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#156#176-#101
Consecutive Weekends At #1#142#165-#194
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#40#51--
Second Weekends#7#22#51#48
Third Weekends#3#17#78#41
Fourth Weekends#4#18#137#34
Fifth Weekends#13#19-#7
Sixth Weekends#27#76--
Seventh Weekends#29#80--
Eighth Weekends#71#92--
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#175#356#688#521
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#375#766#1329#1067
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#571#1120#1899#1532
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1598#2560#3816#3253
Rated PG-13#10#22#38#41
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#16#24#15#28
Widest Releases#95#28#22#43
Widest Opening Releases#176#34#21#40
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#94#24#17#27
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#52#21#17#29
Fastest to $100 million#22#28#13#40
Fastest to $150 million#29#43#19#42
Fastest to $200 million#21#46#24#41
Fastest to $250 million#17#38#30#39
Fastest to $300 million#16#31--
Slowest to $100 million#536#530#545#518
Slowest to $200 million#124#99#121#104
BOM Users' Grades#120#10--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#8#46#37#58
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#23-#53#45
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#39-#88#90
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#15#33#22#42
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#48-#85#97
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#2#30#48#92
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#6#40#17#78
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#97-#77-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#30-#62#53
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#81-#139#142
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#4#82#88#155
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#4#70#76#130
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#4#16--
Opening Weekends Adjusted#8#35#33#54
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#8#25#23#40
Second Weekends Adjusted#2#36#112#99
Third Weekends Adjusted#2#26-#133
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#4#41-#134
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#30#71-#58
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#42#167--
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#60#190--
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#106#198--
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#7#36#71#77
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#8#26#25#41
 
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