The year stands in stark contrast to 2013, which set a record as the highest-grossing ever but saw several very pricey bombs
Modestly budgeted "Fault in Our Stars," "Purge: Anarchy," and "Neighbors" brought big-time returns. Here's how the grosses and budgets of summer's biggest movies compare
Disney's Marvel space romp is on way to overtaking "Transformers: Age of Extinction" as summer's biggest domestic hit
The "Spider-Man" and "Magic in the Moonlight" actress would take over for Michelle Williams
In a sputtering summer, Disney and Marvel's oddball space opera confounded the experts and electrified audiences
Big-time sequels gave the division a boost, but the company still projects yearly losses
Jeff Sneider on the studio's decision to hire Chris Morgan and Alex Kurtzman as creative godfathers
Disney and Marvel's big-budget gamble on team of lesser-known superheroes looks like it will score in Aug. 1 debut
From "Mission Impossible" producers, the series is set to debut in Summer 2015
More than $500 million of the haul for Sony's Marvel superhero sequel has come from overseas
Fox's mutant mashup ranks third for the year globally, behind two other Marvel blockbusters
Angelina Jolie fairy tale has shot at $70 million as Seth McFarlane's raunchy cowboy comedy misfires
The 3D animated family musical is the first release for the marketing and distribution company
The action-packed scene appeared during the credits for "Amazing Spider-Man 2"
A whopping 17 percent of its $92 million opening came from IMAX and Premium Large Format theaters
"Now you listen to me, you beautiful spidery man," says the Coldplay singer before he plants one on young star
This is just the beginning of what might be an "amazing" year for Stone
From taking too many ideas from "Batman Forever" to crappy dialogue, TheWrap takes a look at the film's biggest offenses
That's better than the last "Amazing Spider-Man" but short of what "Captain America: Winter Soldier" managed in April
The studio is counting on Drew Goddard's "Sinister Six" and Alex Kurtzman's "Venom"
A post-credits scene from "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" presents possibilities -- but that's all for now
Sony's Marvel superhero sequel is up to $132 million from abroad ahead of its Friday opening in the U.S.
Critics sound off on Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone's reunion tour with the webslinging superhero
The Marvel superhero sequel will open May 2 in more than 4,000 theaters
Their respective musical guests will be Coldplay, the Black Keys and St. Vincent
Fox's animated musical is heading for $200 million from abroad and so is Paramount's "Noah"
Sony's Marvel superhero sequel brings in $15 million from U.K. and $11 million from Mexico ahead of U.S. debut on May 2
Sony's Marvel superhero sequel begins its foreign box-office rollout and takes in $2.7 million from the U.K.
Jennifer Lawrence helps make Marvel history with first collaboration between Fox and Sony
Critics weigh in on Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone's return to the world of the web-spinner