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 Thu, Jan. 17 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 17 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bucket List$1,746,8336%2,9112895$600$27,560,5441Warner Bros.
2Juno$1,207,20016%2,448523$493$75,127,1243Fox Searchlight
3National Treasure: Book of Secrets$710,66511%3,377-385$210$189,885,0834Disney
4First Sunday$651,2355%2,213--$294$20,665,7421Sony / Screen Gems
5I Am Legend$581,3835%3,353-295$173$242,578,1165Warner Bros.
6P.S. I Love You$437,2786%2,323-148$188$48,493,1164Warner Bros.
7Alvin and the Chipmunks$386,85620%3,384-78$114$189,375,7465Fox
8Charlie Wilson's War$373,3530%2,408-186$155$60,846,9324Universal
9Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$328,407-1%1,32374$248$45,426,4754Paramount / DreamWorks
10One Missed Call$296,44917%2,2400$132$21,601,0852Warner Bros.