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 Sat, May. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$51,336,348-14%4,252--$12,073$111,177,7941Sony / Columbia
2Disturbia$2,310,1666%3,13285$738$58,654,9554Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fracture$1,554,51838%2,365-78$657$25,719,1463New Line
4The Invisible$1,195,635-6%2,0190$592$11,688,0492Disney
5Meet the Robinsons$1,148,21375%2,107-354$545$91,115,3716Disney
6Next$1,113,78511%2,7338$408$11,181,9772Paramount
7Lucky You$1,038,5882%2,525--$411$2,057,9521Warner Bros.
8Blades of Glory$948,25911%2,113-943$449$111,134,0506Paramount / DreamWorks
9Hot Fuzz$859,62123%1,266-6$679$15,653,1813Rogue
10Are We Done Yet?$751,53444%1,704-997$441$45,678,2775Sony / Columbia