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, Apr. 27 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 27 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$3,265,533333%3,04732$1,072$46,350,2653Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Invisible$3,024,060--2,019--$1,498$3,024,0601Disney
3Next$2,378,926--2,725--$873$2,378,9261Paramount
4Fracture$2,086,121172%2,4430$854$16,349,2402New Line
5Blades of Glory$1,690,311239%3,056-403$553$104,577,5375Paramount / DreamWorks
6Hot Fuzz$1,564,061223%1,272447$1,230$9,291,2762Rogue
7Vacancy$1,397,301178%2,5510$548$11,065,3972Sony / Screen Gems
8The Condemned (2007)$1,333,080--2,310--$577$1,333,0801Lionsgate
9Meet the Robinsons$1,297,708229%2,461-542$527$84,814,2645Disney
10In the Land of Women$991,320229%2,1550$460$6,901,3662Warner Bros.