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. 9 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Nov. 9 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1American Gangster$7,173,599160%3,0595$2,345$63,533,9872Universal
2Bee Movie$6,241,818237%3,94416$1,583$52,455,9712Paramount / DreamWorks
3Fred Claus$5,329,782--3,603--$1,479$5,329,7821Warner Bros.
4Lions for Lambs$2,204,921--2,215--$995$2,204,9211MGM / United Artists
5Dan in Real Life$1,846,291248%1,94116$951$26,651,5393Disney
6Saw IV$1,548,334155%2,904-279$533$54,625,4673Lionsgate
7P2$670,495--2,131--$315$670,4951Summit Entertainment
8The Game Plan$657,839189%2,161-683$304$83,661,9417Disney
930 Days of Night$623,97396%1,696-931$368$35,881,5914Sony / Columbia
10Martian Child$540,230154%2,0200$267$4,807,6252New Line