Grosses

'Fifty Shades of Grey' Cracks $135M Mark on WednesdayFebruary 26, 2015 06:55 AM

by BoxOffice Staff

Universal reports that Fifty Shades of Grey took in $1.77 million on Wednesday, representing a 58 percent drop from the same day last week. To date, the adaptation has earned $135.05 million domestically (9 percent ahead of the pace of Twilight).

Kingsman: The Secret Service remained in second place yesterday as it eased 40 percent from last Wednesday to $1.33 million. The graphic novel pic has grossed an impressive $72.6 million through 13 days of release. That put its 25.5 percent ahead of the pace of Jumper and 0.5 percent ahead of 2003's Daredevil.

American Sniper added another $0.79 million in third place on Wednesday, down 24 percent from last week and bringing its domestic haul up to $322.6 million.

Disney's McFarland, USA accounted for $0.66 million in fourth place yesterday. The pic has accumulated $13.4 million through six days of release, nearly 6 percent ahead of the pace of fellow Kevin Costner sports drama Draft Day.

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water took in $0.59 million yesterday for a 68 percent week-to-week drop. The sequel has brought in $128.5 million domestically thus far.

The DUFF added $0.44 million in sixth place, giving it a six-day total of $12.4 million. The surprise box office success is outpacing That Awkward Moment by 16 percent.

Meanwhile, Hot Tub Time Machine 2 took in $0.42 million yesterday for a six-day haul of $7.5 million. The sequel is trailing its predecessor by 59 percent through the same point in release.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Apr. 27 - Sun, Apr. 29

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Driven$12,174,504--2,905--$4,191$12,174,5041Warner Bros.
2Bridget Jones's Diary$7,528,349-26%2,532311$2,973$15,221,8013Miramax
3Spy Kids$5,784,764-43%3,105-86$1,863$49,616,0515Miramax / Dimension
4Along Came a Spider$5,603,083-36%2,57330$2,178$17,698,6614Paramount
5Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$4,659,727-40%2,1241$2,194$6,194,3912Paramount
6Blow$3,354,646-43%1,713-390$1,958$14,453,7614New Line
7Town & Country$3,029,858--2,222--$1,364$3,029,8581New Line
8The Forsaken$3,020,159--1,514--$1,995$3,020,1591Sony / Screen Gems
9Joe Dirt$2,708,925-49%2,484-154$1,091$9,408,0513Sony / Columbia
10Freddy Got Fingered$2,522,946-64%2,269-2$1,112$4,213,3922Fox