Grosses

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Still Atop on Thursday with $3.3 MillionJuly 25, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Fox reports that Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took in $3.3 million on Thursday, off 43 percent from the same day last week. The sequel has amassed an impressive $155.7 million domestically in its first two weeks, pacing 32.5 percent ahead of its 2011 predecessor.

Universal's The Purge: Anarchy posted $2.1 million yesterday to give it a one-week sum of $41.4 million. That's about 5 percent behind where the original film stood at the same point in release, although still an overall healthy total for the follow-up.

Disney reports that Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $2.0 million on Thursday. The animated sequel has tallied $25.8 million in its first seven days, or about 19 percent less than its 2013 predecessor at the same point.

Sony's Sex Tape bagged $1.26 million yesterday, giving it $20.9 million through 7 days of release. Unfortunately, the R-rated comedy is trailing fellow Cameron Diaz-Jason Segel flick Bad Teacher by 54 percent.

Rounding out the top five, Transformers: Age of Extinction posted $0.95 million on Thursday to give it a 46 percent week-to-week drop and a new domestic cume of $231.75 million. The sequel surpassed X-Men: Days of Future Past on Wednesday to become this summer's top grossing film so far. It currently leads Captain America: The Winter Soldier by 1 percent at the same point in release, and Transformers: Dark of the Moon by 30 percent.

Daily Domestic Gross Tue, Feb. 16 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 16 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Valentine's Day$2,686,154-61%3,665--$733$65,821,4661Warner Bros. / New Line
2Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$1,907,178-74%3,356--$568$40,568,8121Fox
3The Wolfman$1,868,765-54%3,222--$580$37,423,8301Universal
4Avatar$1,836,327-64%2,685-315$684$668,585,6959Fox
5Dear John$941,717-56%2,9756$317$57,019,4772Sony / Screen Gems
6The Tooth Fairy$537,793-72%2,748-470$196$44,472,7454Fox
7From Paris with Love$446,234-48%2,7220$164$17,911,8042Lionsgate
8Crazy Heart$371,792-48%1,005186$370$17,880,4109Fox Searchlight
9Edge of Darkness$369,337-49%2,615-451$141$37,423,4943Warner Bros.
10When in Rome$256,901-57%2,125-331$121$27,132,5553Disney