'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 Sat, Mar. 25 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 25 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Erin Brockovich$8,952,87555%2,8513$3,140$52,036,4082Universal
2Romeo Must Die$7,484,71930%2,641--$2,834$19,810,8821Warner Bros.
3Mission to Mars$2,824,86567%3,10141$911$48,032,8753Disney
4American Beauty$2,011,10783%1,6621$1,210$100,835,41028DreamWorks
5Here on Earth$1,878,443-11%1,712--$1,097$3,986,1921Fox
6My Dog Skip$1,375,78569%2,3310$590$24,842,96211Warner Bros.
7The Tigger Movie$400,477119%1,360-341$294$42,697,3087Disney