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 Wed, Nov. 30 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 30 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$1,947,099-9%3,8580$505$207,545,7432Warner Bros.
2Walk the Line$1,147,380-11%3,13822$366$57,653,6872Fox
3Just Friends$529,049-10%2,5050$211$14,957,9141New Line
4Rent$508,607-6%2,4330$209$18,776,8721Sony / Columbia
5Pride & Prejudice (2005)$495,784-2%1,299117$382$17,513,3923Focus
6Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$416,391-9%3,2060$130$25,741,7141Paramount
7Chicken Little$295,420-7%3,4750$85$119,399,4464Disney
8Derailed$269,157-12%2,0610$131$30,144,2363The Weinstein Company
9The Ice Harvest$234,377-11%1,550119$151$5,803,5061Focus
10Jarhead$161,167-9%1,612-74$100$59,847,2104Universal