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, Jan. 25 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Spartans$6,877,364--2,605--$2,640$6,877,3641Fox
2Rambo$6,692,006--2,751--$2,433$6,692,0061Lionsgate
327 Dresses$4,236,652182%3,07417$1,378$35,983,0522Fox
4Cloverfield$4,079,677145%3,4110$1,196$55,673,6722Paramount
5Untraceable$3,719,642--2,368--$1,571$3,719,6421Sony / Screen Gems
6Juno$2,916,184185%2,426-108$1,202$92,780,7955Fox Searchlight
7The Bucket List$2,813,763153%2,9150$965$50,289,9153Warner Bros.
8Mad Money$1,285,913183%2,4700$521$11,960,9122Overture
9How She Move$1,244,210--1,531--$813$1,244,2101Paramount Vantage
10National Treasure: Book of Secrets$1,200,971177%2,154-809$558$201,958,5946Disney