Grosses

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Leads Again on Wednesday with $3.89 MillionJuly 24, 2014 07:15 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes added $3.9 million yesterday for a 42 percent week-to-week decline, giving the sequel $152.4 million domestically in its first 13 days. Apes is running 33 percent ahead of the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Universal reports that The Purge: Anarchy posted $2.6 million on Wednesday, off 28 percent from the day before. The thriller sequel has tallied $39.3 million in its first 6 days, or 6 percent less than its 2013 predecessor.

Planes: Fire and Rescue dropped just 9 percent to earn $2.1 million on Wednesday. The animated Disney sequel has totaled $23.8 million in its first 6 days, 20.5 percent less than last year's first flick.

Sex Tape accounted for $1.5 million yesterday, giving it a 6-day haul of $19.65 million. The R-rated comedy is lagging behind the pace of 2011's Bad Teacher by 54 percent.

Rounding out the top five, Transformers: Age of Extinction slid 39 percent from last week to $1.2 million yesterday. Michael Bay's fourth franchise entry has amassed $230.8 million domestically up to this point, overtaking X-Men: Days of Future Past ($230.79 million) as this summer's top domestic grosser so far.

Daily Domestic Gross Thu, Jun. 20 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 20 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Scooby-Doo$4,852,279-6%3,447--$1,408$75,835,2811Warner Bros.
2The Bourne Identity$2,677,791-6%2,638--$1,015$39,305,9571Universal
3Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$1,702,336-2%2,5070$679$40,685,4852Warner Bros.
4Windtalkers$1,209,733-7%2,898--$417$20,030,6871MGM
5The Sum of All Fears$1,178,122-2%3,23012$365$89,528,0583Paramount
6Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$925,305-4%2,401-760$385$274,675,9405Fox
7Spider-Man$791,8600%2,702-533$293$385,823,6487Sony / Columbia
8Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron$717,289-1%2,873-489$250$66,317,4544DreamWorks
9Bad Company (2002)$658,177-3%2,9440$224$24,366,5352Disney
10Undercover Brother$476,344-2%1,832-337$260$33,371,2903Universal