UPDATED: DOMESTIC: 'Iron Man 3' Nears $200M

on May 03, 2013


Wednesday Update: Iron Man 3 grossed $11.29 million on Tuesday.  That was essentially on par with Monday's performance and represented a strong first-Tuesday hold.  The film's five-day domestic total stands at $196.699 million.

Tuesday Update: Iron Man 3 grossed $11.27 million on Monday.  That was down 74 percent from Sunday's performance and brings the four-day domestic total for the film to $185.41 million.

Monday Update: The reported weekend actual for Iron Man 3 is $174,144,585.  The daily breakdown for Iron Man 3 was as follows: $68.859 million on Friday, $62.273 million on Saturday and $43.013 million on Sunday.

Sunday Update: Disney is estimating that Iron Man 3 will gross $175.3 million this weekend.  That ranks as the second largest opening weekend take of all-time, behind only the $207.44 million debut of Marvel's The Avengers last May.  Iron Man 3 grossed $62.2 million on Saturday, which represented a decline of just 9 percent from Friday.

Saturday Update: Disney reports that Iron Man 3 took in $68.31 million on Friday.  That places the film on pace for a strong opening weekend gross in the area of $169 million.

Friday Update #4: As the evening continues sources now tell BoxOffice that Iron Man 3 is on pace to gross $63 million-$65 million on Friday, which would mean an opening weekend take of around $161 million.

Friday Update #3: More numbers are coming in now and sources tell BoxOffice that Iron Man 3 is going to hit $65 million-$67 million on Friday, which means that it should end up with around $165 million for the weekend.

Check back tomorrow morning for an official studio estimate and a new projected weekend haul.

Friday Update #2: Sources tell BoxOffice that Iron Man 3 is on pace for $66-$68 million on Friday. The action flick's weekend total should come in between $165-$170 million.  

Friday Update #1: Disney reports that Iron Man 3 took in $15.6 million from Thursday evening/midnight shows in North America. That compares favorably to the $7.5 million that Iron Man 2 tallied from early shows, but it falls short of the $18.7 million haul that The Avengers posted before setting a new opening weekend record with $207 million. 

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