Grosses

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Still Atop on Thursday with $3.3 MillionJuly 25, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Fox reports that Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took in $3.3 million on Thursday, off 43 percent from the same day last week. The sequel has amassed an impressive $155.7 million domestically in its first two weeks, pacing 32.5 percent ahead of its 2011 predecessor.

Universal's The Purge: Anarchy posted $2.1 million yesterday to give it a one-week sum of $41.4 million. That's about 5 percent behind where the original film stood at the same point in release, although still an overall healthy total for the follow-up.

Disney reports that Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $2.0 million on Thursday. The animated sequel has tallied $25.8 million in its first seven days, or about 19 percent less than its 2013 predecessor at the same point.

Sony's Sex Tape bagged $1.26 million yesterday, giving it $20.9 million through 7 days of release. Unfortunately, the R-rated comedy is trailing fellow Cameron Diaz-Jason Segel flick Bad Teacher by 54 percent.

Rounding out the top five, Transformers: Age of Extinction posted $0.95 million on Thursday to give it a 46 percent week-to-week drop and a new domestic cume of $231.75 million. The sequel surpassed X-Men: Days of Future Past on Wednesday to become this summer's top grossing film so far. It currently leads Captain America: The Winter Soldier by 1 percent at the same point in release, and Transformers: Dark of the Moon by 30 percent.

Daily Domestic Gross Tue, Nov. 9 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 9 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredibles$3,212,287-16%3,933--$817$77,482,2661Disney
2Ray$924,3571%2,463457$375$41,477,1672Universal
3Saw$848,0350%2,467152$344$37,089,0972Lionsgate
4The Grudge$636,7841%3,336-12$191$90,025,7673Sony / Columbia
5Shall We Dance (2004)$551,25124%2,54266$217$43,149,1924Miramax
6Alfie$504,0207%2,215--$228$7,193,8151Paramount
7Ladder 49$198,98329%1,670-712$119$70,327,8216Disney
8Shark Tale$178,456-3%2,817-564$63$154,392,0376DreamWorks
9Team America: World Police$176,0208%1,702-633$103$30,804,6084Paramount
10Friday Night Lights$167,5355%2,110-894$79$57,585,3785Universal