Amazing Spider-Man 2 Opens to a Swinging $92 Million

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amazing-spider-man-2-posterThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 swung into North American theaters this past weekend and earned $92 million after a $35.5 million box office Friday. That opening is about what estimates pegged it at. The film also earned an additional $116 million overseas for a worldwide total of $369 million so far. The film has a budget north of $200 million, which means it’ll need a $500 million to break even.

Compared to Sam Raimi’s films, his first Spider-Man in 2002 opened to $114.8 million, the second opened to $88 million, and third opened to $151 million. The Amazing Spider-Man earned a total of $262 million in 2012. That movie earned $137 million over its first six days, and debuted the Tuesday before July 4th.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 earned 43% of its total from 3-D showings and 17% from IMAX and PLF showings.

When it comes to demographics, the film had…

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