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 Wed, Jul. 28 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 28 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bourne Supremacy$5,207,134-14%3,165--$1,645$70,247,5351Universal
2I, Robot$2,351,123-10%3,49474$673$102,601,5842Fox
3Spider-Man 2$1,834,710-10%3,753-305$489$334,208,4504Sony / Columbia
4Catwoman$1,573,555-11%3,117--$505$21,926,7491Warner Bros.
5A Cinderella Story$1,525,175-10%2,6250$581$34,227,4032Warner Bros.
6Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$988,341-12%2,936-168$337$74,200,3053DreamWorks
7Fahrenheit 9/11$846,030-9%1,855-149$456$105,649,1125Lionsgate
8The Notebook (2004)$833,831-7%2,003-86$416$64,812,4545New Line
9King Arthur (2004)$494,107-9%2,104-982$235$46,665,6833Disney
10Shrek 2$489,628-4%1,559-298$314$430,812,35010DreamWorks