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 Thu, Jun. 16 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jun. 16 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Batman Begins$9,083,933-40%3,718--$2,443$24,152,7180Warner Bros.
2Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$4,238,550-7%3,424--$1,238$70,659,9261Fox
3Madagascar$1,957,5726%3,929-213$498$136,095,1833DreamWorks
4Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$1,365,9941%3,322-328$411$338,099,2264Fox
5The Longest Yard (2005)$1,254,9320%3,65420$343$123,902,8893Paramount
6The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3D$1,175,868-2%2,655--$443$17,325,0371Miramax / Dimension
7The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants$829,2733%2,333-250$355$27,030,9422Warner Bros.
8Cinderella Man$803,800-5%2,8208$285$38,322,8232Universal
9Monster-in-Law$283,3156%1,949-1076$145$77,588,0895New Line
10The Honeymooners$281,834-7%1,912--$147$6,905,1391Paramount