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 Mon, May. 22 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 22 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Da Vinci Code$8,811,470-58%3,735--$2,359$85,885,0151Sony / Columbia
2Over the Hedge$3,268,365-73%4,059--$805$41,726,4161Paramount / DreamWorks
3Mission: Impossible III$1,115,378-64%3,450-609$323$104,652,8563Paramount
4Poseidon$821,521-67%3,5550$231$37,626,2962Warner Bros.
5RV$465,314-68%2,925-611$159$50,785,1454Sony / Columbia
6See No Evil$377,375-67%1,257--$300$4,959,2851Lionsgate
7Just My Luck$325,247-62%2,5432$128$10,793,1812Fox
8Ice Age: The Meltdown$155,211-57%1,156-723$134$189,453,5148Fox
9United 93$143,672-62%1,308-563$110$28,400,5404Universal
10An American Haunting$132,759-61%1,265-438$105$13,578,5803Freestyle