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 Mon, Nov. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1American Gangster$3,573,234-64%3,054--$1,170$47,139,6381Universal
2Bee Movie$1,983,695-82%3,928--$505$40,005,3691Paramount / DreamWorks
3Saw IV$738,872-66%3,1830$232$51,139,0542Lionsgate
4Dan in Real Life$513,010-69%1,9254$266$23,208,3362Disney
530 Days of Night$328,868-64%2,627-232$125$34,298,1293Sony / Columbia
6The Game Plan$215,455-77%2,844-498$76$82,250,7776Disney
7Martian Child$211,814-74%2,020--$105$3,590,4351New Line
8Michael Clayton$188,464-67%2,107-478$89$33,270,3405Warner Bros.
9Gone Baby Gone$175,712-64%1,617-96$109$14,969,5453Miramax
10Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$169,510-70%1,403-494$121$51,228,6784Lionsgate