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 Sun, Jan. 1 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 1 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1King Kong (2005)$8,795,52923%3,62751$2,425$167,505,6033Universal
2The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$8,237,8106%3,8530$2,138$217,679,6154Disney
3Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$6,042,08539%3,0560$1,977$60,106,4162Sony / Columbia
4Cheaper by the Dozen 2$4,354,686-3%3,21136$1,356$50,313,4192Fox
5Rumor Has It$3,170,7716%2,8150$1,126$24,443,7902Warner Bros.
6Memoirs of a Geisha$2,840,71734%1,5470$1,836$28,165,5482Sony / Columbia
7The Family Stone$2,764,6727%2,464-5$1,122$44,169,1913Fox
8The Ringer$2,516,038105%1,85324$1,358$19,780,1572Fox Searchlight
9Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$1,851,1975%2,316-205$799$275,138,5527Warner Bros.
10Wolf Creek$1,595,487118%1,76112$906$12,156,0552Weinstein / Dimension