Sunday, May 4, 2008
Iron-Man's Huge Success
The 2008 summer movie season started off on a historic note as Iron Man opened with huge box office numbers that propelled it to a weekend win and landed it in the company of the most impressive movie premieres of all time. The Marvel comic adaptation grossed $101 million from Friday to Sunday, according to early estimates. When Thursday evening's screenings are added in, the film's full weekend total comes to $104 mil.