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 Sun, May. 6 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 6 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$39,937,999-22%4,252--$9,393$151,115,7931Sony / Columbia
2Disturbia$1,349,912-42%3,13285$431$60,004,8674Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fracture$1,018,024-35%2,365-78$430$26,737,1703New Line
4Meet the Robinsons$813,935-29%2,107-354$386$91,929,3066Disney
5The Invisible$794,384-34%2,0190$393$12,482,4332Disney
6Next$779,092-30%2,7338$285$11,961,0692Paramount
7Hot Fuzz$664,168-23%1,266-6$525$16,317,3493Rogue
8Lucky You$652,105-37%2,525--$258$2,710,0571Warner Bros.
9Blades of Glory$603,102-36%2,113-943$285$111,737,1526Paramount / DreamWorks
10Are We Done Yet?$471,896-37%1,704-997$277$46,150,1735Sony / Columbia