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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#6#4#10-#1#2
Producer: Laura Ziskin-#3-#1--
Producer: Louis D'Esposito#4---#1#2
Producer: Stan Lee#7#5#13#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#7#5#13#3#1#2
Franchise: Iron Man#2----#1
Franchise: Marvel Cinematic Universe#4---#1#2
Franchise: Spider-Man-#3-#1--
Genre: 3D----#2#4
Genre: Comic Book Adaptation#9#7#18#5#1#4
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)-#12--#2#7
Genre: Superhero#9#7#19#5#1#4
Genre: Superhero - Origin#3--#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#3--#1--
Showdown: Tony Stark Vs. Steve Rogers#2----#1
 
Chart RankingsIron ManSpider-Man 3X2: X-Men UnitedSpider-ManThe AvengersIron Man 3
All Time Domestic#35#29#129#16#3#14
All Time Adjusted#128#102-#36#27#103
All Time Worldwide#104#32#193#42#3#6
Worldwide Openings#36#5#58#77#3#6
Foreign Opening Weekends#32#4#60-#12#10
Opening Weeks#38#11#56#20#1#6
Opening Day Gross#41#14#52#29#2#8
Single Day Gross#65#16#113#36#2#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross-#51-#32#10#35
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross-#74-#39#4#28
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross---#56#14#58
Single Day Friday Gross#34#12#46#23#2#8
Single Day Monday Gross-#76-#61#11#59
Single Day Saturday Gross#24#4#43#13#1#2
Single Day Sunday Gross#31#5#58#18#1#3
Single Day Tuesday Gross-#82-#46#7#33
Single Day Wednesday Gross---#101#38#104
Non-Holiday Monday Gross-#36-#24#4#22
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#40#9#51#14#1#3
Theater Averages - All Time Adjusted----#135#197
Theater Averages - Opening Weekends----#105#149
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#40#9#50#14#1#3
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends-#171--#178-
Summer Starts#6#3#8#5#1#2
Opening Weekends#29#8#47#19#1#2
Opening Weekends - May#12#3#20#6#1#2
Opening Weekends - Summer#20#6#32#11#1#2
Ninth Weekends#160--#88#44-
Tenth Weekends#191--#112#117-
Top 10-Day Grosses#42#10#58#18#1#5
Top 3-Day Grosses#30#8#51#22#1#2
Top 4-Day Grosses#40#9#59#27#1#3
Top 6-Day Grosses#46#14#62#30#1#7
Top 7-Day Grosses#50#16#62#30#1#7
Top 8-Day Grosses#48#14#59#25#1#7
Top 9-Day Grosses#44#10#57#21#1#5
Top 5-Day Grosses#45#11#62#30#1#6
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#177#170#194#157#74#171
Consecutive Weekends At #1#167#159#187#144#58#160
Memorial Day 4-Day Holiday Weekends#51#69#87#40#29#54
Second Weekends#23#13#57#7#1#5
Third Weekends#17#25#141#3#2#6
Fourth Weekends#18#72#176#4#2#24
Fifth Weekends#19#168-#13#5#118
Sixth Weekends#77--#28#15#152
Seventh Weekends#81--#30#14-
Eighth Weekends#93--#72#21-
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)#368#664#496#178#420#598
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#782#1291#1012#378#873#1194
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#1137#1838#1445#575#1259#1709
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#2580#3709#3109#1603#2806#3519
Rated PG-13#23#19#73#10#3#8
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends#25#8#38#17#1#2
Widest Releases#28#10#137#97#9#18
Widest Opening Releases#35#17#130#182#8#15
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings#25#13#71#96#7#12
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases#21#8#76#53#7#14
Fastest to $100 million#29#11#64#23#1#3
Fastest to $150 million#44#8#62#30#1#2
Fastest to $200 million#47#15#93#22#1#7
Fastest to $250 million#39#16-#17#1#5
Fastest to $300 million#32#17-#16#1#6
Fastest to $350 million---#13#1#5
Fastest to $400 million---#11#1#8
Slowest to $100 million#537#555#502#543#565#563
Slowest to $200 million#99#131#53#124#145#139
BOM Users' Grades#10#471#105#120--
Opening Weeks Adjusted#47#7#44#8#1#9
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted---#24#21-
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted---#81#57-
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#91#130#23#5#60
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted---#40#27-
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#34#8#28#16#2#12
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted-#87#171#48#23#108
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---#98#68-
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted-#100#140#30#9#69
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted---#83#65-
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#83#7#51#4#3#10
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#71#6#46#4#3#9
Opening Weekends Adjusted - May#16#2#13#4#1#3
Opening Weekends Adjusted#36#3#31#8#1#5
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#25#3#20#8#1#5
Ninth Weekends Adjusted---#133#124-
Second Weekends Adjusted#36#16#41#2#1#12
Third Weekends Adjusted#26#33#152#2#4#31
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#41#131-#4#6#98
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#71--#30#26-
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#168--#42#86-
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#191--#60#85-
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#199--#106#84-
Rated PG-13 Adjusted#36#28#70#7#5#29
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted#27#3#24#8#1#5
 
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