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, Jun. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Omen (2006)$12,633,471--2,660--$4,749$12,633,4710Fox
2The Break-Up$3,990,6582%3,070--$1,300$47,077,6741Universal
3X-Men: The Last Stand$3,025,6763%3,71424$815$181,305,6552Fox
4Over the Hedge$1,904,55011%3,993-100$477$115,984,8533Paramount / DreamWorks
5The Da Vinci Code$1,845,08610%3,7573$491$175,490,4283Sony / Columbia
6Mission: Impossible III$505,86022%2,667-386$190$123,592,7935Paramount
7Poseidon$383,49018%2,421-824$158$52,475,3554Warner Bros.
8RV$328,84012%2,052-429$160$62,330,3326Sony / Columbia
9See No Evil$258,87227%1,083-187$239$12,867,2343Lionsgate