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 Tue, Aug. 10 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Aug. 10 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Collateral$3,086,491-1%3,188--$968$30,915,1261DreamWorks
2The Village$1,914,047-4%3,7333$513$89,529,9992Disney
3The Bourne Supremacy$1,767,3277%3,304124$535$128,019,0793Universal
4Little Black Book$1,083,9350%2,445--$443$9,247,2641Sony / Columbia
5The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$1,044,7174%2,8670$364$40,019,5302Paramount
6I, Robot$847,9247%2,806-398$302$128,560,7004Fox
7Spider-Man 2$791,95811%2,564-437$309$356,002,8836Sony / Columbia
8Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle$562,909-1%2,16328$260$13,456,0842New Line
9A Cinderella Story$548,07611%2,065-285$265$47,934,5784Warner Bros.
10Catwoman$364,5673%2,275-842$160$36,786,8293Warner Bros.