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 Sat, Jan. 28 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 28 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Big Momma's House 2$12,292,78747%3,261--$3,770$20,667,5971Fox
2Nanny McPhee$6,393,88679%1,995--$3,205$9,965,5571Universal
3Underworld: Evolution$4,872,09448%3,2070$1,519$41,356,7352Sony / Screen Gems
4Hoodwinked$3,510,085120%3,02018$1,162$35,394,6243The Weinstein Company
5Annapolis$3,118,42317%1,605--$1,943$5,781,1331Disney
6Brokeback Mountain$2,859,11759%1,654458$1,729$49,160,5018Focus
7Glory Road$2,520,39265%2,3971$1,051$33,647,0863Disney
8Last Holiday$2,257,24468%2,442-72$924$31,429,9073Paramount
9The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$2,047,98198%2,170-587$944$276,445,0308Disney
10Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$1,641,01663%2,132-694$770$105,362,5536Sony / Columbia