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, May. 10 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 10 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible III$2,783,916-13%4,054--$687$57,263,2721Paramount
2RV$578,340-4%3,65112$158$32,651,0212Sony / Columbia
3United 93$435,019-6%1,81924$239$21,572,3692Universal
4An American Haunting$328,588-11%1,675--$196$6,908,7991Freestyle
5Silent Hill$324,772-9%2,556-376$127$41,962,8473Sony / Columbia
6The Sentinel$273,658-1%2,343-508$117$31,732,3943Fox
7Stick It$247,457-4%2,0446$121$18,710,3992Disney
8Akeelah and the Bee$244,1123%2,1950$111$11,336,0942Lionsgate
9Ice Age: The Meltdown$237,8530%2,426-696$98$184,155,2106Fox
10Scary Movie 4$225,71412%2,537-881$89$84,279,4334Weinstein / Dimension