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Box Office: May 3-5, 2013: IRON MAN 3, PAIN AND GAIN, 42, OBLIVION

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Box Office May 3-5, 2013. Iron Man 3 premiered in Number One spot at the box office over the weekend with $175.3 Million. Pain and Gain was Second with $7.6 Million. 42 was Third for the second week in a row with $6.2 Million. Oblivion was Fourth with $5.7 Million. The Croods was Fifth for the second weekend in a row with $4.2 Million for $168.7 Million so far. The Big Wedding, Mud, Oz The Great and Powerful, Scary Movie 5, and The Place Beyond the Pines rounded out the top ten respectively.

Iron Man 3 (stylized onscreen as Iron Man Three) is a 2013 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, produced by Kevin Feige of Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.1 It is the sequel to Iron Man and Iron Man 2, and the seventh installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, being the first major release in the franchise since the crossover film The Avengers. Shane Black directed a screenplay he co-wrote with Drew Pearce, which is loosely based on the “Extremis” story arc by Warren Ellis. Jon Favreau, who directed the first two films, serves as an executive producer. Robert Downey, Jr. reprises his role as the title character, with Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, and Favreau reprising their roles as Pepper Potts, James Rhodes, and Happy Hogan, respectively. Guy Pearce, Rebecca Hall, Stephanie Szostak, James Badge Dale, and Ben Kingsley round out the film’s principal cast.

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