Dawn of the Planet of the Apes relinquished the top spot in Russia to Hercules over the weekend but still put up a fight with a $3.3 million haul from 1,925 screens in its second weekend. The film has already grossed $17.5 million in Russia.
Sex Tape opened in third place in Russia after scoring a $2.6 million debut from 961 screens in the market. The opening haul represents a 64% improvement over the opening weekend of Neighbors and a 3% lead over the debut of The Other Woman in the same market.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes opened in Russia to a strong $9.8 million from 2,265 screens. The result is 135% higher than the opening weekend of its predecessor, Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The weekend haul puts the Apes reboot sequel as the top film in the market.
Step Up All In took a bold debut in Russia, where it grossed $3.1 million from 1,000 sites to finish the weekend in second place. The opening frame is 23% ahead of the previous entry in the franchise, Step Up Revolution.
Transformers: Age of Extinction kept the top spot at the Russian box office with a $2.8 million performance in its third frame in the market. The film screened at 1,059 locations and is the first title of the year to have kept the top spot at the box office for three consecutive weekends in Russia. The film has grossed a total of $41.8 million in Russia.