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 Tue, May. 15 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 15 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spider-Man 3$3,457,863-4%4,2520$813$247,285,2102Sony / Columbia
228 Weeks Later$981,495-6%2,303--$426$11,828,4061Fox Atomic
3Georgia Rule$631,1948%2,523--$250$7,986,1171Universal
4Disturbia$366,6061%3,106-26$118$66,946,7825Paramount / DreamWorks
5Fracture$316,77311%2,202-163$144$31,645,4484New Line
6Hot Fuzz$230,2685%1,236-30$186$19,455,0974Rogue
7Delta Farce$224,9980%1,931--$117$3,871,4861Lionsgate
8The Invisible$185,2178%1,943-76$95$16,014,4173Disney
9Next$179,5085%2,017-716$89$15,090,2143Paramount
10The Ex$149,0555%1,009--$148$1,684,8501MGM (Weinstein)