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 Tue, Dec. 6 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 6 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$1,154,2411%3,8580$299$231,562,7493Warner Bros.
2Walk the Line$795,30810%3,16022$252$69,815,4803Fox
3Aeon Flux$787,038-11%2,608--$302$14,334,4711Paramount
4Pride & Prejudice (2005)$389,56410%1,32728$294$23,154,4644Focus
5Just Friends$380,8927%2,5050$152$21,853,8562New Line
6Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$334,6606%3,2104$104$35,074,5122Paramount
7Rent$314,07313%2,4374$129$24,336,5462Sony / Columbia
8Chicken Little$216,86514%3,021-454$72$124,526,9815Disney
9Derailed$195,45815%1,702-359$115$33,076,9664The Weinstein Company
10The Ice Harvest$167,75410%1,5555$108$8,011,1562Focus