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, May. 20 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 20 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Da Vinci Code$27,317,714-5%3,735--$7,314$55,947,8771Sony / Columbia
2Over the Hedge$15,650,85345%4,059--$3,856$26,420,1821Paramount / DreamWorks
3Mission: Impossible III$4,915,07546%3,450-609$1,425$100,462,6783Paramount
4Poseidon$3,857,00733%3,5550$1,085$34,337,8882Warner Bros.
5RV$2,171,45360%2,925-611$742$48,845,8964Sony / Columbia
6See No Evil$1,747,8054%1,257--$1,390$3,429,4931Lionsgate
7Just My Luck$1,384,56722%2,5432$544$9,602,2732Fox
8An American Haunting$612,40315%1,265-438$484$13,108,7373Freestyle
9United 93$608,46947%1,308-563$465$27,877,6084Universal
10Ice Age: The Meltdown$423,545108%1,156-723$366$188,936,9508Fox