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, Jun. 29 - Sun, Jul. 1

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ratatouille$47,027,687--3,940--$11,936$47,027,6871Disney
2Live Free or Die Hard$33,369,011--3,408--$9,791$48,396,1441Fox
3Evan Almighty$15,143,148-51%3,63632$4,165$60,677,5082Universal
41408$10,661,701-48%2,73355$3,901$40,443,0592MGM / Weinstein
5Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$9,143,911-54%3,424-539$2,671$114,943,7533Fox
6Knocked Up$7,302,880-33%2,665-310$2,740$122,293,4995Universal
7Ocean's Thirteen$6,085,961-47%2,903-547$2,096$102,125,5164Warner Bros.
8Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$4,960,148-31%2,162-640$2,294$295,703,7036Disney
9Shrek the Third$2,673,017-53%2,066-756$1,294$313,741,1837Paramount / DreamWorks
10Surf's Up$2,446,730-63%2,503-806$978$53,755,6034Sony / Columbia