'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 Sun, Jun. 25 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 25 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Click$11,281,661-21%3,749--$3,009$40,011,1111Sony / Columbia
3Nacho Libre$4,121,096-11%3,08313$1,337$53,221,7462Paramount
4The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift$2,969,699-19%3,0303$980$43,146,2702Universal
5The Lake House$2,536,884-27%2,6450$959$29,778,0592Warner Bros.
6Waist Deep$2,500,261-31%1,004--$2,490$9,401,4351Rogue
7The Break-Up$1,932,171-28%2,906-240$665$104,235,6384Universal
8Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$1,663,260-18%2,98135$558$16,484,0422Fox
9X-Men: The Last Stand$1,466,028-25%2,408-404$609$224,503,5715Fox
10The Da Vinci Code$1,274,117-24%1,911-502$667$205,591,0496Sony / Columbia