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'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.

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Fog (2005)$11,753,042--2,972--$3,955$11,753,0421Sony / Columbia
2Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$11,527,245--3,65611$3,153$33,108,3662DreamWorks
3Elizabethtown$10,618,758--2,517--$4,219$10,618,7581Paramount
4Flightplan$6,491,853--3,111-212$2,087$70,782,5494Disney
5In Her Shoes$6,107,186--2,84032$2,150$20,056,0962Fox
6Two for the Money$4,686,189--2,3976$1,955$16,596,6432Universal
7Domino$4,670,120--2,223--$2,101$4,670,1201New Line
8A History of Violence$3,600,474--1,3488$2,671$22,122,5814New Line
9Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$3,577,950--2,525-479$1,417$47,768,5984Warner Bros.
10Waiting...$2,991,964--1,6520$1,811$11,677,6232Lionsgate