'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 Mon, Mar. 13 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 13 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission to Mars$1,716,338-70%3,054--$562$24,635,3321Disney
2The Ninth Gate$601,124-67%1,586--$379$7,412,2421Artisan
3My Dog Skip$503,270-73%2,3310$216$14,287,7029Warner Bros.
4American Beauty$420,534-57%1,522183$276$91,721,84926DreamWorks
5The Next Best Thing$258,761-69%2,03427$127$10,661,6052Paramount
6Reindeer Games$253,035-67%2,113-91$120$19,548,5313Miramax / Dimension
7Snow Day$252,660-74%2,672-45$95$52,832,1345Paramount
8Pitch Black$251,851-66%1,730-173$146$34,338,5624USA Films
9The Tigger Movie$219,237-74%2,093-553$105$39,009,4505Disney
10Wonder Boys$177,860-72%1,5095$118$13,168,0323Paramount