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 Thu, Mar. 20 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 20 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bringing Down the House$1,483,46910%2,8010$530$67,145,4482Disney
2Agent Cody Banks$809,0796%3,369--$240$17,304,4241MGM
3Chicago$808,6579%2,6000$311$127,849,35212Miramax
4The Hunted$762,223-2%2,516--$303$16,880,3611Paramount
5Tears of the Sun$653,5711%2,9730$220$33,482,6172Sony / Columbia
6Old School$561,3722%2,452-255$229$63,057,0034DreamWorks
7How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$428,18514%2,430-467$176$95,312,3656Paramount
8Daredevil$239,6346%2,056-722$117$96,984,8155Fox
9The Jungle Book 2$229,6236%2,064-489$111$44,527,3485Disney
10Cradle 2 the Grave$191,8074%2,150-475$89$32,518,0673Warner Bros.