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 Fri, Nov. 2 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Nov. 2 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1American Gangster$15,865,656--3,054--$5,195$15,865,6561Universal
2Bee Movie$10,202,004--3,928--$2,597$10,202,0041Paramount / DreamWorks
3Saw IV$3,722,587139%3,1830$1,170$43,772,8992Lionsgate
4Dan in Real Life$2,597,019230%1,9254$1,349$17,422,0682Disney
530 Days of Night$1,183,272108%2,627-232$450$31,410,1823Sony / Columbia
6Martian Child$1,083,661--2,020--$536$1,083,6611New Line
7The Game Plan$1,068,889259%2,844-498$376$79,171,7756Disney
8Michael Clayton$850,396123%2,107-478$404$31,147,4775Warner Bros.
9Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$735,296131%1,403-494$524$49,190,5934Lionsgate
10Gone Baby Gone$675,52697%1,617-96$418$13,230,0143Miramax