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 Tue, May. 30 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 30 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1X-Men: The Last Stand$7,289,367-64%3,690--$1,975$130,150,3351Fox
2The Da Vinci Code$2,922,231-65%3,75419$778$147,840,3852Sony / Columbia
3Over the Hedge$2,331,159-72%4,09334$570$86,710,3582Paramount / DreamWorks
4Mission: Impossible III$604,139-68%3,053-397$198$116,776,4924Paramount
5Poseidon$511,313-64%3,245-310$158$47,246,7033Warner Bros.
6RV$368,444-71%2,481-444$149$57,669,4305Sony / Columbia
7See No Evil$342,126-55%1,27013$269$9,742,7822Lionsgate
8Just My Luck$203,400-59%1,604-939$127$14,315,3103Fox