'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.

Daily Domestic Gross Thu, Feb. 3 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 3 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$368,396-6%1,335160$276$41,018,2563New Line
2The Green Mile$281,426-7%2,371-112$119$116,712,8008Warner Bros.
3Galaxy Quest$201,6630%2,209-50$91$59,628,4956DreamWorks
4Magnolia$136,105-9%1,0869$125$14,653,7477New Line
5Toy Story 2$122,0441%1,796-194$68$234,856,84510Disney
6Any Given Sunday$114,421-6%2,012-189$57$69,738,1806Warner Bros.
7Snow Falling on Cedars$90,125-5%1,000-99$90$12,134,3546Universal