Marvel Movies Account for 30% of 2021 Box Office Total

Marvel movies from both Disney and Sony accounted for 30% of the 2021 box office total.

Four Marvel Cinematic Universe films were released in theaters in 2021, three by Marvel Studios: “Black Widow,” “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” and “Eternals.” Sony Pictures released “Spider-Man: No Way Home” in December, and it quickly rocketed to the top of the box office, breaking records and becoming Sony’s biggest film of all time. Sony also released “Venom: Let There Be Carnage.”

“Black Widow,” which was simultaneously released on Disney+ Premier Access, made $379 million at the box office. “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” made $432.2 million. “Eternals” made $401 million. “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” made $501 million. “Spider-Man: No Way Home” has made $1.372 billion so far. Combined, Marvel made $3 billion, with “Spider-Man” accounting for over a third of the total.

In 2018, Marvel movies claimed 18% of the box office with “Black Panther,” “Avengers: Infinity War,” and “Ant-Man and the Wasp.”


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