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Genres

Superhero

1978-Present



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
97 Super Capers RAtt. $21,559 69.6% 80 $269 $30,955 3/20/09
96 Super IFC $46,549 14.2% 11 $4,232 $327,716 4/1/11
95 Orgazmo Oct. $210,073 34.9% 94 $2,234 $602,302 10/23/98
94 Steel WB $870,068 50.9% 1,260 $690 $1,710,972 8/15/97
93 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm WB $1,189,975 21.2% 1,506 $790 $5,617,391 12/25/93
92 Barb Wire Gram. $1,844,426 48.6% 1,312 $1,405 $3,793,614 5/3/96
91 Hero at Large MGM $1,850,725 11.6% 486 $3,808 $15,934,737 2/8/80
90 Tank Girl MGM $2,018,183 49.7% 1,341 $1,504 $4,064,495 3/31/95
89 The Meteor Man MGM $2,643,091 33.0% 1,060 $2,493 $8,016,708 8/6/93
88 The Legend of the Lone Ranger Uni. $2,945,600 23.3% 1,018 $2,893 $12,617,845 5/22/81
87 Sheena Col. $2,950,114 51.1% 1,496 $1,972 $5,778,353 8/17/84
86 Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie Fox $3,301,135 39.5% 2,113 $1,562 $8,363,899 3/28/97
85 The Powerpuff Girls Movie WB $3,583,114 31.4% 2,340 $1,531 $11,412,414 7/3/02
84 Blankman Col. $3,715,480 46.8% 1,615 $2,300 $7,941,977 8/19/94
83 Flash Gordon Uni. $3,934,030 14.5% 823 $4,780 $27,107,960 12/5/80
82 Punisher: War Zone LGF $4,271,451 53.1% 2,508 $1,703 $8,050,977 12/5/08
81 Black Mask Art. $4,449,692 35.6% 979 $4,545 $12,504,289 5/14/99
80 Zoom SonR $4,510,408 37.6% 2,501 $1,803 $11,989,328 8/11/06
79 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Fox $4,515,541 27.2% 1,959 $2,305 $16,624,456 7/31/92
78 The Phantom Par. $5,072,346 29.3% 2,159 $2,349 $17,323,326 6/7/96
77 Superman IV: The Quest for Peace WB $5,683,122 36.2% 1,511 $3,761 $15,681,020 7/24/87
76 Supergirl TriS $5,738,249 40.1% 1,608 $3,568 $14,296,438 11/21/84
75 Iron Monkey Mira. $6,014,653 40.9% 1,225 $4,909 $14,694,904 10/12/01
74 The Spirit LGF $6,463,278 32.6% 2,509 $2,576 $19,806,188 12/25/08
73 Superman WB $6,535,784 4.9% 806 $8,108 $134,218,018 12/15/78
72 Darkman Uni. $8,054,860 23.8% 1,786 $4,510 $33,878,502 8/24/90
71 My Super Ex-Girlfriend Fox $8,603,460 38.2% 2,702 $3,184 $22,530,295 7/21/06
70 Superhero Movie MGM/W $9,510,297 36.7% 2,960 $3,212 $25,881,068 3/28/08
69 The Rocketeer BV $9,600,754 20.6% 1,616 $5,941 $46,704,056 6/21/91
68 The Crow: City of Angels Mira. $9,785,111 54.6% 2,423 $4,038 $17,917,287 8/30/96
67 Mystery Men Uni. $10,017,865 33.7% 2,136 $4,690 $29,762,011 8/6/99
66 The Shadow Uni. $11,713,845 36.5% 1,677 $6,985 $32,063,435 7/1/94
65 The Crow Mira. $11,774,332 23.2% 1,573 $7,485 $50,693,129 5/13/94
64 Judge Dredd BV $12,291,536 35.4% 2,204 $5,576 $34,693,481 6/30/95
63 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III NL $12,419,597 29.4% 2,087 $5,950 $42,273,609 3/19/93
62 Elektra Fox $12,804,793 52.5% 3,204 $3,996 $24,409,722 1/14/05
61 Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers Fox $13,104,788 34.3% 2,409 $5,439 $38,187,431 6/30/95
60 Kick-Ass 2 Uni. $13,332,955 46.3% 2,940 $4,535 $28,795,985 8/16/13
59 Superman III WB $13,352,357 22.3% 1,759 $7,590 $59,950,623 6/17/83
58 The Punisher Lions $13,834,527 40.9% 2,649 $5,222 $33,810,189 4/16/04
57 Superman II WB $14,100,523 13.0% 1,397 $10,093 $108,185,706 6/19/81
56 Sky High BV $14,631,784 22.9% 2,905 $5,036 $63,946,815 7/29/05
55 Blade: Trinity NL $16,061,271 30.6% 2,912 $5,515 $52,411,906 12/8/04
54 The Legend of Zorro Sony $16,328,506 35.1% 3,520 $4,638 $46,464,023 10/28/05
53 Catwoman WB $16,728,411 41.6% 3,117 $5,366 $40,202,379 7/23/04
52 Blade NL $17,073,856 24.4% 2,322 $7,353 $70,087,718 8/21/98
51 Spawn NL $19,738,749 36.0% 2,536 $7,783 $54,870,175 8/1/97
50 Kick-Ass LGF $19,828,687 41.2% 3,065 $6,469 $48,071,303 4/16/10
49 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II NL $20,030,473 25.5% 2,868 $6,984 $78,656,813 3/22/91
48 Chronicle (2012) Fox $22,004,098 34.1% 2,907 $7,569 $64,575,175 2/3/12
47 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Sony $22,115,334 42.7% 3,174 $6,968 $51,774,002 2/17/12
46 The Mask of Zorro Sony $22,525,855 23.9% 2,515 $8,956 $94,095,523 7/17/98
45 Hellboy SonR $23,172,440 38.9% 3,028 $7,652 $59,623,958 4/2/04
44 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $25,398,367 18.8% 2,006 $12,661 $135,265,915 3/30/90
43 Unbreakable BV $30,330,771 31.9% 2,708 $11,200 $95,011,339 11/22/00
42 Blade II NL $32,528,016 39.5% 2,707 $12,016 $82,348,319 3/22/02
41 The Green Hornet Sony $33,526,876 33.9% 3,584 $9,355 $98,780,042 1/14/11
40 Hellboy II: The Golden Army Uni. $34,539,115 45.5% 3,204 $10,780 $75,986,503 7/11/08
39 Daredevil Fox $40,310,419 39.3% 3,471 $11,613 $102,543,518 2/14/03
38 Batman WB $40,489,746 16.1% 2,194 $18,454 $251,188,924 6/23/89
37 Batman and Robin WB $42,872,605 39.9% 2,934 $14,612 $107,325,195 6/20/97
36 Ghost Rider Sony $45,388,836 39.2% 3,619 $12,541 $115,802,596 2/16/07
35 Batman Returns WB $45,687,711 28.1% 2,644 $17,279 $162,831,698 6/19/92
34 Megamind P/DW $46,016,833 31.0% 3,944 $11,668 $148,415,853 11/5/10
33 Batman Begins WB $48,745,440 23.7% 3,858 $12,634 $205,343,774 6/15/05
32 Wanted Uni. $50,927,085 37.9% 3,175 $16,040 $134,508,551 6/27/08
31 Superman Returns WB $52,535,096 26.3% 4,065 $12,923 $200,081,192 6/28/06
30 Batman Forever WB $52,784,433 28.7% 2,842 $18,572 $184,031,112 6/16/95
29 The Wolverine Fox $53,113,752 40.1% 3,924 $13,536 $132,556,852 7/26/13
28 Green Lantern WB $53,174,303 45.6% 3,816 $13,935 $116,601,172 6/17/11
27 X-Men Fox $54,471,475 34.6% 3,025 $18,007 $157,299,717 7/14/00
26 X-Men: First Class Fox $55,101,604 37.6% 3,641 $15,134 $146,408,305 6/3/11
25 Watchmen WB $55,214,334 51.4% 3,611 $15,291 $107,509,799 3/6/09
24 The Incredible Hulk Uni. $55,414,050 41.1% 3,505 $15,810 $134,806,913 6/13/08
23 Fantastic Four Fox $56,061,504 36.2% 3,602 $15,563 $154,696,080 7/8/05
22 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Fox $58,051,684 44.0% 3,959 $14,663 $131,921,738 6/15/07
21 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony $62,004,688 23.7% 4,318 $14,360 $262,030,663 7/3/12
20 Hulk Uni. $62,128,420 47.0% 3,660 $16,974 $132,177,234 6/20/03
19 Hancock Sony $62,603,879 27.5% 3,965 $15,789 $227,946,274 7/2/08
18 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $65,058,524 36.8% 3,715 $17,512 $176,654,505 7/22/11
17 Thor Par. $65,723,338 36.3% 3,955 $16,618 $181,030,624 5/6/11
16 The Incredibles BV $70,467,623 27.0% 3,933 $17,917 $261,441,092 11/5/04
15 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $85,058,003 47.3% 4,099 $20,751 $179,883,157 5/1/09
14 X2: X-Men United Fox $85,558,731 39.8% 3,741 $22,870 $214,949,694 5/2/03
13 Thor: The Dark World BV $85,737,841 41.5% 3,841 $22,322 $206,360,018 11/8/13
12 Spider-Man 2 Sony $88,156,227 23.6% 4,152 $21,232 $373,585,825 6/30/04
11 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $95,023,721 55.7% 3,938 $24,130 $170,596,745 4/4/14
10 Iron Man Par. $98,618,668 31.0% 4,105 $24,024 $318,412,101 5/2/08
9 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $102,750,665 43.8% 3,690 $27,845 $234,362,462 5/26/06
8 Spider-Man Sony $114,844,116 28.4% 3,615 $31,768 $403,706,375 5/3/02
7 Man of Steel WB $116,619,362 40.1% 4,207 $27,720 $291,045,518 6/14/13
6 Iron Man 2 Par. $128,122,480 41.0% 4,380 $29,252 $312,433,331 5/7/10
5 Spider-Man 3 Sony $151,116,516 44.9% 4,252 $35,540 $336,530,303 5/4/07
4 The Dark Knight WB $158,411,483 29.7% 4,366 $36,283 $533,345,358 7/18/08
3 The Dark Knight Rises WB $160,887,295 35.9% 4,404 $36,532 $448,139,099 7/20/12
2 Iron Man 3 BV $174,144,585 42.6% 4,253 $40,946 $409,013,994 5/3/13
1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $207,438,708 33.3% 4,349 $47,698 $623,357,910 5/4/12
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 93 titles):
$40,859,67533.9%2,850$14,337$120,369,874-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Sony 5/2/14
X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox 5/23/14
Guardians of the Galaxy BV 8/1/14
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) Par. 8/8/14
Avengers: Age of Ultron BV 5/1/15
The Fantastic Four Fox 6/19/15
Ant-Man BV 7/17/15
Untitled Superman/Batman Film WB 5/6/16
Captain America 3 BV 5/6/16
The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Sony 6/10/16
Untitled Wolverine Fox 3/3/17
The Fantastic Four 2 Fox 7/14/17
The Amazing Spider-Man 4 Sony 5/4/18