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 Thu, May. 10 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 10 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$5,908,153-12%4,252--$1,389$182,069,4471Sony / Columbia
2Disturbia$369,7801%3,13285$118$61,484,9234Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fracture$339,243-2%2,365-78$143$28,089,9543New Line
4Next$273,1253%2,7338$100$13,001,6242Paramount
5Hot Fuzz$250,5902%1,266-6$198$17,288,3303Rogue
6The Invisible$223,4624%2,0190$111$13,343,2322Disney
7Lucky You$216,713-8%2,525--$86$3,622,8901Warner Bros.
8Blades of Glory$171,772-2%2,113-943$81$112,423,1346Paramount / DreamWorks
9Meet the Robinsons$155,8267%2,107-354$74$92,498,6876Disney
10The Condemned (2007)$141,7621%2,3100$61$6,767,3402Lionsgate