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.

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Jul. 30 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 30 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Planet of the Apes (2001)$8,219,103-58%3,500--$2,348$76,753,4621Fox
2Jurassic Park III$2,613,875-61%3,4395$760$127,439,1752Universal
3America's Sweethearts$1,822,620-56%3,0110$605$60,912,8492Sony / Columbia
4The Score$767,217-62%2,21151$347$49,914,5063Paramount
5The Fast and the Furious$583,389-50%2,385-347$245$133,062,2516Universal
6Shrek$284,973-53%1,439-112$198$255,809,23411DreamWorks
7Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within$198,487-51%2,028-621$98$30,515,9213Sony / Columbia