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.
|Date||Day||Day no.||Top 10 Gross||LW%||Total Daily Gross||Top movie of the day|
|Jul 24||Thu||205||$8,781,550||-33%||$9,410,292||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 23||Wed||204||$14,620,541||-7%||$16,843,571||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 22||Tue||203||$18,210,044||-14%||$20,633,025||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 21||Mon||202||$15,140,097||-10%||$17,146,570||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 20||Sun||201||$35,872,742||-3%||$40,211,593||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 19||Sat||200||$49,629,195||-1%||$56,056,470||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 18||Fri||199||$45,048,634||-4%||$49,465,760||The Purge: Anarchy|
|Jul 17||Thu||198||$13,073,435||-1%||$14,872,336||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 16||Wed||197||$15,749,629||13%||$17,865,330||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 15||Tue||196||$21,196,218||14%||$23,627,030||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 14||Mon||195||$16,898,549||6%||$18,902,656||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 13||Sun||194||$36,947,019||4%||$40,880,252||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 12||Sat||193||$50,185,210||8%||$56,114,075||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 11||Fri||192||$46,710,965||39%||$51,067,184||Dawn of The Planet of The Apes|
|Jul 10||Thu||191||$13,244,537||-56%||$15,269,604||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 09||Wed||190||$13,920,000||-48%||$15,968,603||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 08||Tue||189||$18,554,711||-15%||$20,885,785||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 07||Mon||188||$15,959,089||-25%||$17,995,188||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 06||Sun||187||$35,421,549||-24%||$39,914,587||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 05||Sat||186||$46,425,414||-23%||$52,341,800||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 04||Fri||185||$33,498,583||-48%||$37,913,006||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 03||Thu||184||$29,853,611||109%||$33,256,600||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 02||Wed||183||$26,989,870||63%||$29,658,911||Transformers: Age of Extinction|
|Jul 01||Tue||182||$21,751,961||6%||$22,731,905||Transformers: Age of Extinction|