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, Mar. 7 - Sun, Mar. 9

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
110,000 B.C.$35,867,454--3,410--$10,518$35,867,4541Warner Bros.
2College Road Trip$13,601,928--2,706--$5,027$13,601,9281Disney
3Vantage Point$7,356,392-43%3,16313$2,326$51,537,9803Sony / Columbia
4The Bank Job$5,936,279--1,603--$3,703$5,936,2791Lionsgate
5Semi-Pro$5,786,032-62%3,1210$1,854$24,725,8022New Line
6The Spiderwick Chronicles$4,713,279-46%3,246-408$1,452$61,634,1624Paramount
7The Other Boleyn Girl$4,047,370-51%1,1671$3,468$14,660,0082Sony / Columbia
8Jumper$3,662,045-52%2,563-565$1,429$72,447,6394Fox
9Step Up 2 the Streets$3,063,261-47%2,251-277$1,361$53,018,0564Disney
10Fool's Gold$2,781,071-37%2,322-523$1,198$62,802,0135Warner Bros.