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, Mar. 27 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 27 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1300$1,707,928-6%3,28010$521$165,232,1393Warner Bros.
2TMNT$1,294,776-9%3,110--$416$26,978,7951Warner Bros.
3Shooter$1,209,606-4%2,806--$431$16,990,8941Paramount
4Wild Hogs$932,2816%3,40141$274$125,121,1834Disney
5Premonition$664,6725%2,8310$235$32,953,2182Sony / Columbia
6The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)$583,867-12%2,447--$239$10,930,0711Fox Atomic
7Reign Over Me$560,512-2%1,671--$335$8,592,0321Sony / Columbia
8The Last Mimzy$554,456-3%3,017--$184$11,151,4571New Line
9Dead Silence$234,249-7%1,8061$130$13,700,8442Universal
10I Think I Love My Wife$219,1343%1,79418$122$10,480,4242Fox Searchlight