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Iron Man

Spider-Man 3

X2: X-Men United

Spider-Man

The Avengers

Iron Man 3
GenreAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / AdventureAction / Adventure
StudioParamountSony / ColumbiaFoxSony / ColumbiaBuena VistaBuena Vista
Release DateMay 2, 2008May 4, 2007May 2, 2003May 3, 2002May 4, 2012May 3, 2013
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$336,530,303$214,949,694$403,706,375$623,357,910$409,013,994
Production Budget$140 million$258 million$110 million$139 million$220 million$200 million
Running Time2 hrs. 6 min.2 hrs. 20 min.2 hrs. 14 min.2 hrs. 1 min.2 hrs. 22 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 contentsequences of intense action violencesci-fi action/violence, some sexuality and brief languagestylized violence and actionintense sequences of sci-fi violence and action throughout, and a mild drug reference.sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content.
 

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Domestic SummaryIron ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
Total Gross$318,412,101$336,530,303$214,949,694$403,706,375$623,357,910$409,013,994
Opening Weekend*$98,618,668$151,116,516$85,558,731$114,844,116$207,438,708$174,144,585
Theaters4,1054,2523,7413,6154,3494,253
Average$24,024$35,540$22,870$31,768$47,698$40,946
Opening % of Total31.0%44.9%39.8%28.4%33.3%42.6%
Second Weekend Drop-48.1%-61.5%-53.2%-37.8%-50.3%-58.4%
Widest Release4,1544,3243,7493,8764,3494,253
Close DateOctober 2, 2008August 19, 2007September 25, 2003August 18, 2002October 4, 2012September 12, 2013
In Releasen/a112 days / 16 weeks147 days / 21 weeks108 days / 15 weeks154 days / 22 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 ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
Worldwide Gross$585,174,222$890,871,626$407,711,549$821,708,551$1,518,594,910$1,215,439,994
Foreign Gross$266,762,121$554,341,323$192,761,855$418,002,176$895,237,000$806,426,000
Foreign % of Worldwide45.6%62.2%47.3%50.9%59.0%66.3%
Domestic Gross$318,412,101$336,530,303$214,949,694$403,706,375$623,357,910$409,013,994
Domestic % of Worldwide54.4%37.8%52.7%49.1%41.0%33.7%
 
People SummaryIron ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
Actor: Clark Gregg#2---#1-
Actor: Elizabeth Banks-n/a-n/a--
Actor: Gwyneth Paltrow#2---n/a#1
Actor: James Franco-#3-#1--
Actor: Jon Favreaun/a----#1
Actor: Kirsten Dunst-#3-#1--
Actor: Mark Ruffalo----#1n/a
Actor: Paul Bettanyn/a---n/an/a
Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.#3---#1#2
Actor: Samuel L. Jacksonn/a---#1-
Actor: Tobey Maguire-#3-#1--
Actor: Willem Dafoe-n/a-#1--
Director: Sam Raimi-#3-#1--
Producer: Alan Fine----#1#2
Producer: Avi Arad#4#3#7#1--
Producer: Jon Favreau#3---#1#2
Producer: Kevin Feige#5#4#8-#1#2
Producer: Laura Ziskin-#3-#1--
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#3---#1#2
Producer: Stan Lee#6#5#10#3#1#2
Producer: Victoria Alonso----#1#2
Writer: Zak Penn--n/a-#1-
 
Genres & FranchisesIron ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
Brand: Marvel Comics#6#5#10#3#1#2
Franchise: Iron Man#2----#1
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#3---#1#2
Franchise: Spider-Man-#3-#1--
Genre: 3D----#2#4
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#8#7#15#5#1#4
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)-#12--#2#7
Genre: Superhero#8#7#16#5#1#4
Genre: Superhero - Origin#2--#1--
Showdown: 'Avengers' Vs. 'Iron Man 3'----#1#2
Showdown: 'Iron Man' Vs. 'Sherlock Holmes'#2----#1
Showdown: Avengers Assemble#2---#1-
Showdown: Blockbuster Superhero Showdown---#4#1-
Showdown: Clanging Metal#5----#1
Showdown: Marvel Comics Showdown#4#3#6#2#1-
Showdown: Spider-Man Versus Himself-#3-#1--
Showdown: Summer Starter Skirmish#5#4#6#3#1#2
Showdown: Superhero Origin Showdown#2--#1--
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#2----#1
 
Chart RankingsIron ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
All Time Domestic#34#29#123#16#3#14
All Time Adjusted#128#101-#36#27#102
All Time Worldwide#94#31#180#41#3#5
Worldwide Openings#33#5#52#69#3#6
Foreign Opening Weekends#27#4#54-#11#9
Opening Weeks#34#11#50#19#1#6
Opening Day Gross#36#14#46#27#2#8
Single Day Gross#60#16#103#35#2#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross-#50-#31#10#34
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross-#67-#35#4#26
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross---#54#13#56
Single Day Friday Gross#29#12#40#21#2#8
Single Day Monday Gross-#73-#59#10#57
Single Day Saturday Gross#23#4#39#13#1#2
Single Day Sunday Gross#31#5#52#18#1#3
Single Day Tuesday Gross-#75-#42#7#31
Single Day Wednesday Gross---#98#36#101
Non-Holiday Monday Gross-#34-#23#4#21
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#39#9#47#14#1#3
Theater Averages - All Time Adjusted----#129#189
Theater Averages - Opening Weekends----#100#142
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#39#9#46#14#1#3
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends-#155--#161-
Summer Starts#6#3#7#5#1#2
Opening Weekends#27#8#41#18#1#2
Opening Weekends - May#12#3#17#6#1#2
Opening Weekends - Summer#19#6#27#11#1#2
Ninth Weekends#158--#87#44-
Tenth Weekends#189--#111#116-
Top 10-Day Grosses#39#10#53#17#1#5
Top 3-Day Grosses#28#8#45#21#1#2
Top 4-Day Grosses#36#9#53#26#1#3
Top 6-Day Grosses#42#14#56#29#1#7
Top 7-Day Grosses#46#16#55#29#1#7
Top 8-Day Grosses#44#14#53#24#1#7
Top 9-Day Grosses#41#10#52#20#1#5
Top 5-Day Grosses#41#11#56#29#1#6
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#174#166#191#154#73#167
Consecutive Weekends At #1#164#155#184#141#58#156
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#49#67#83#38#28#52
Second Weekends#22#13#55#7#1#5
Third Weekends#17#25#135#3#2#6
Fourth Weekends#18#68#168#4#2#24
Fifth Weekends#18#161-#12#5#116
Sixth Weekends#76--#27#15#148
Seventh Weekends#80--#29#14-
Eighth Weekends#92--#71#21-
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#346#623#468#173#395#563
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#751#1235#974#372#838#1145
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1103#1776#1403#566#1220#1656
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2533#3628#3053#1584#2753#3449
Rated PG-13#22#19#68#10#3#8
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#23#8#32#16#1#2
Widest Releases#25#10#122#86#9#16
Widest Opening Releases#31#15#115#166#8#14
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#22#12#62#87#7#11
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#19#8#67#45#7#13
Fastest to $100 million#28#11#58#22#1#3
Fastest to $150 million#41#8#57#29#1#2
Fastest to $200 million#45#15#87#21#1#7
Fastest to $250 million#38#16-#17#1#5
Fastest to $300 million#31#17-#16#1#6
Fastest to $350 million---#13#1#5
Fastest to $400 million---#11#1#8
Slowest to $100 million#515#532#485#521#542#540
Slowest to $200 million#92#122#50#116#136#130
BOM Users' Grades#10#471#105#120--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#46#7#43#8#1#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted---#24#21-
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted---#80#57-
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#85#124#23#5#58
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted---#39#26-
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#32#8#27#15#2#12
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted-#86#166#47#22#106
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#30#3#27#2#1#4
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#40#3#36#6#1#11
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted---#97#68-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#94#134#30#9#67
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted---#81#63-
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#82#7#51#4#3#10
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#70#6#46#4#3#9
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#16#2#13#4#1#3
Opening Weekends Adjusted#35#3#30#8#1#5
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#25#3#20#8#1#5
Ninth Weekends Adjusted---#133#124-
Second Weekends Adjusted#36#16#40#2#1#12
Third Weekends Adjusted#26#33#150#2#4#31
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#41#129-#4#6#97
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#70--#30#26-
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#167--#42#86-
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#190--#60#85-
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#198--#106#84-
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#36#28#68#7#5#29
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#26#3#23#8#1#5
 
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