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 Fri, Aug. 13 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 13 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alien Vs. Predator$16,442,129--3,395--$4,843$16,442,1291Fox
2The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$8,034,07741%3,472--$2,314$22,217,2521Disney
3Collateral$4,687,55380%3,20517$1,463$41,073,9312DreamWorks
4Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie$4,328,790--2,411--$1,795$4,328,7901Warner Bros.
5The Bourne Supremacy$2,559,79870%2,976-328$860$133,654,4184Universal
6The Village$2,283,56551%3,142-591$727$94,988,1453Disney
7The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$1,696,29376%2,612-255$649$43,673,9643Paramount
8Little Black Book$1,275,79366%2,4450$522$12,138,1822Sony / Columbia
9I, Robot$1,141,60752%2,178-628$524$131,242,9935Fox
10Spider-Man 2$1,044,06947%1,907-657$547$358,501,0257Sony / Columbia