'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, May. 17 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 17 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Matrix Reloaded$34,389,14510%3,603--$9,545$108,229,3141Warner Bros.
2Daddy Day Care$8,505,16771%3,40838$2,496$45,653,6552Sony / Columbia
3X2: X-Men United$7,485,46050%3,490-259$2,145$169,359,2433Fox
4Down with Love$2,967,18225%2,1232122$1,398$5,405,8312Fox
5The Lizzie McGuire Movie$2,148,90766%2,658-167$808$30,999,7113Disney
6Anger Management$1,602,97149%2,476-343$647$127,399,4776Sony / Columbia
7Identity$1,565,44442%2,196-422$713$44,072,2074Sony / Columbia