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 Mon, Apr. 30 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 30 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$545,506-70%3,04732$179$52,653,6093Paramount / DreamWorks
2Next$534,509-70%2,725--$196$7,667,5191Paramount
3Fracture$471,060-72%2,4430$193$21,551,8702New Line
4The Invisible$424,318-74%2,019--$210$8,141,6321Disney
5Hot Fuzz$415,148-67%1,272447$326$13,020,6432Rogue
6Blades of Glory$334,315-71%3,056-403$109$108,385,7585Paramount / DreamWorks
7Vacancy$318,418-68%2,5510$125$14,099,2942Sony / Screen Gems
8The Condemned (2007)$318,322-68%2,310--$138$4,125,3131Lionsgate
9Meet the Robinsons$242,437-82%2,461-542$99$88,599,9755Disney
10Perfect Stranger$177,401-67%2,197-464$81$21,766,3073Sony / Columbia