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 Tue, Feb. 11 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 11 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$1,292,3798%2,923--$442$26,265,5151Paramount
2Chicago$1,130,91248%1,8411218$614$65,687,2297Miramax
3Shanghai Knights$893,058-15%2,753--$324$21,545,1381Disney
4The Recruit$614,4717%2,3760$259$31,008,1082Disney
5Final Destination 2$544,416-2%2,8340$192$28,986,7542New Line
6Deliver Us from Eva$325,124-10%1,139--$285$7,340,0671Focus
7About Schmidt$275,30437%1,2404$222$47,274,1819New Line
8The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$259,95913%1,680-495$155$321,348,8678New Line
9Biker Boyz$211,175-14%1,7693$119$16,472,2372DreamWorks
10Catch Me If You Can (2002)$209,03325%1,744-572$120$156,810,5847DreamWorks