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Superhero - Origin



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Man of Steel WB $116,619,362 40.1% 4,207 $27,720 $291,045,518 6/14/13
2 Spider-Man Sony $114,844,116 28.4% 3,615 $31,768 $403,706,375 5/3/02
3 Iron Man Par. $98,618,668 31.0% 4,105 $24,024 $318,412,101 5/2/08
4 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $94,320,883 28.4% 4,080 $23,118 $332,657,316 8/1/14
5 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $85,058,003 47.3% 4,099 $20,751 $179,883,157 5/1/09
6 Thor Par. $65,723,338 36.3% 3,955 $16,618 $181,030,624 5/6/11
7 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $65,058,524 36.8% 3,715 $17,512 $176,654,505 7/22/11
8 Hulk Uni. $62,128,420 47.0% 3,660 $16,974 $132,177,234 6/20/03
9 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony $62,004,688 23.7% 4,318 $14,360 $262,030,663 7/3/12
10 Fantastic Four Fox $56,061,504 36.2% 3,602 $15,563 $154,696,080 7/8/05
11 X-Men: First Class Fox $55,101,604 37.6% 3,641 $15,134 $146,408,305 6/3/11
12 Green Lantern WB $53,174,303 45.6% 3,816 $13,935 $116,601,172 6/17/11
13 Wanted Uni. $50,927,085 37.9% 3,175 $16,040 $134,508,551 6/27/08
14 Batman Begins WB $48,745,440 23.7% 3,858 $12,634 $205,343,774 6/15/05
15 Ghost Rider Sony $45,388,836 39.2% 3,619 $12,541 $115,802,596 2/16/07
16 The Green Hornet Sony $33,526,876 33.9% 3,584 $9,355 $98,780,042 1/14/11
17 Unbreakable BV $30,330,771 31.9% 2,708 $11,200 $95,011,339 11/22/00
18 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $25,398,367 18.8% 2,006 $12,661 $135,265,915 3/30/90
19 The Mask of Zorro Sony $22,525,855 23.9% 2,515 $8,956 $94,095,523 7/17/98
20 Chronicle (2012) Fox $22,004,098 34.1% 2,907 $7,569 $64,575,175 2/3/12
21 Kick-Ass LGF $19,828,687 41.2% 3,065 $6,469 $48,071,303 4/16/10
22 Spawn NL $19,738,749 36.0% 2,536 $7,783 $54,870,175 8/1/97
23 Catwoman WB $16,728,411 41.6% 3,117 $5,366 $40,202,379 7/23/04
24 The Punisher Lions $13,834,527 40.9% 2,649 $5,222 $33,810,189 4/16/04
25 The Crow Mira. $11,774,332 23.2% 1,573 $7,485 $50,693,129 5/13/94
26 Mystery Men Uni. $10,017,865 33.7% 2,136 $4,690 $29,762,011 8/6/99
27 The Rocketeer BV $9,600,754 20.6% 1,616 $5,941 $46,704,056 6/21/91
28 Superman WB $6,535,784 4.9% 806 $8,108 $134,218,018 12/15/78
29 The Powerpuff Girls Movie WB $3,583,114 31.4% 2,340 $1,531 $11,412,414 7/3/02
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 29 titles):
$45,489,75732.3%3,139$14,492$140,980,332-

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


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