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 Fri, Jun. 16 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 16 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Nacho Libre$10,800,770--3,070--$3,518$10,800,7701Paramount
2The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$9,731,606--3,027--$3,215$9,731,6061Universal
3Cars$9,205,00373%3,9883$2,308$92,527,6532Disney
4The Lake House$5,079,824--2,645--$1,921$5,079,8241Warner Bros.
5The Break-Up$3,413,39776%3,14671$1,085$85,843,8503Universal
6Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$2,476,744--2,946--$841$2,476,7441Fox
7X-Men: The Last Stand$2,235,11855%2,812-868$795$210,632,2114Fox
8The Omen (2006)$1,870,31874%2,7230$687$43,419,0002Fox
9The Da Vinci Code$1,445,86142%2,413-906$599$194,949,1015Sony / Columbia
10Over the Hedge$1,234,05416%2,606-921$474$135,947,0785Paramount / DreamWorks