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 Mon, Jan. 24 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 24 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Are We There Yet?$1,123,808-78%2,709--$415$19,699,0881Sony / Columbia
2Meet the Fockers$775,411-65%3,446-108$225$248,020,0705Universal
3Coach Carter$754,324-66%2,55228$296$43,545,3842Paramount
4Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$669,409-60%2,297--$291$8,712,9291Rogue
5In Good Company$579,780-67%1,963397$295$28,006,5314Universal
6The Aviator (2004)$441,362-63%2,261305$195$58,481,0195Miramax
7Racing Stripes$434,518-80%3,1850$136$27,524,2202Warner Bros.
8The Phantom of the Opera$426,172-64%1,511604$282$33,548,2515Warner Bros.
9White Noise$381,910-67%2,247-32$170$49,763,7153Universal
10Elektra$333,634-69%3,203-1$104$20,707,6872Fox