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, Oct. 7 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 7 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Game Plan$4,964,770-32%3,1052$1,599$43,158,9602Disney
2The Heartbreak Kid$3,829,576-31%3,229--$1,186$14,021,2051Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Kingdom$2,830,041-29%2,8029$1,010$31,747,9732Universal
4Resident Evil: Extinction$1,400,125-25%2,84820$492$43,694,9013Sony / Screen Gems
5The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising$1,108,441-28%3,141--$353$3,744,1181Fox
6Good Luck Chuck$1,073,963-27%2,476-136$434$29,255,9143Lionsgate
73:10 to Yuma (2007)$909,752-34%2,562-444$355$48,729,1395Lionsgate
8Feel the Noise$740,389-44%1,015--$729$3,187,5641Sony / TriStar
9The Brave One$654,033-36%2,358-479$277$34,385,0534Warner Bros.
10Mr. Woodcock$623,459-38%1,950-245$320$22,624,6374New Line