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, Jan. 18 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 18 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$1,190,939-63%3,55427$335$235,499,2684Universal
2Coach Carter$1,108,596-78%2,524--$439$30,277,2491Paramount
3In Good Company$837,868-64%1,5661563$535$17,974,6163Universal
4Elektra$657,428-67%3,204--$205$15,450,0691Fox
5The Aviator (2004)$622,055-52%1,95689$318$52,163,5634Miramax
6White Noise$569,598-67%2,27918$250$43,422,6832Universal
7Racing Stripes$530,135-89%3,185--$166$19,391,8831Warner Bros.
8Ocean's Twelve$204,769-61%2,105-905$97$120,674,0616Warner Bros.
9Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$192,857-85%2,540-803$76$112,614,5775Paramount
10National Treasure$141,864-78%1,610-567$88$165,003,4989Disney