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, Mar. 30 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 30 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Blades of Glory$12,375,003--3,372--$3,670$12,375,0031Paramount / DreamWorks
2Meet the Robinsons$7,594,728--3,413--$2,225$7,594,7281Disney
3300$3,333,067100%3,004-276$1,110$171,841,0184Warner Bros.
4Wild Hogs$2,540,280177%3,200-201$794$129,508,5875Disney
5TMNT$2,527,760123%3,12010$810$31,797,5542Warner Bros.
6Shooter$2,498,609127%2,8060$890$21,709,8182Paramount
7Premonition$1,677,557152%2,474-357$678$35,922,0253Sony / Columbia
8The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)$1,326,621182%2,46518$538$13,211,8922Fox Atomic
9Reign Over Me$1,215,278133%1,6710$727$10,845,8662Sony / Columbia
10The Last Mimzy$1,061,192107%3,0170$352$13,257,9992New Line