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 Thu, May. 25 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 25 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Da Vinci Code$5,304,6213%3,735--$1,420$102,480,6071Sony / Columbia
2Over the Hedge$2,709,51517%4,059--$668$49,056,9731Paramount / DreamWorks
3Mission: Impossible III$950,66417%3,450-609$276$107,271,4203Paramount
4Poseidon$764,96125%3,5550$215$39,647,2762Warner Bros.
5RV$428,92833%2,925-611$147$51,854,3404Sony / Columbia
6See No Evil$341,0907%1,257--$271$5,963,6751Lionsgate
7Just My Luck$338,03935%2,5432$133$11,631,6412Fox
8United 93$156,30820%1,308-563$120$28,824,2844Universal
9An American Haunting$150,08119%1,265-438$119$13,981,0243Freestyle
10Stick It$99,31435%1,100-909$90$24,184,6904Disney