It grossed an estimated $56 million, higher than the first X-Men film released in 2000 ($54.5 million), but notably lower than the following three installments. X2 premiered to $85.6 million in 2003, X-Men: The Last Stand opened to $102.8 million in 2007 and X-Men Origins: Wolverine grossed $85 million two years ago in its first weekend out.
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