Grosses

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Edges Out 'Pitch Perfect 2' for First Place on WednesdayMay 21, 2015 06:50 AM

by BoxOffice Staff

Warner Bros. reports that Mad Max: Fury Road grabbed $3.93 million yesterday as it moved back into first place after yielding to Pitch Perfect 2 on Tuesday. The action franchise revival continues to benefit from strong word of mouth and reviews, and has tallied $59.72 million through its first six days -- 6 percent ahead of 300: Rise of an Empire.

In second place, Pitch Perfect 2 added $3.87 million on Wednesday, giving the smash sequel a domestic total of $83.58 million through six days of release. The film is performing 35 percent ahead of the pace of last year's Neighbors.

Avengers: Age of Ultron claimed third yesterday with $2.33 million for a 46 percent week-to-week drop. The Marvel sequel's domestic haul stands at $380.8 million through 20 days of release, 10 percent ahead of Iron Man 3 and 19 percent behind the first Avengers.

In fourth, Hot Pursuit was off 47 percent from last Wednesday to $0.45 million yesterday. The comedy's total stands at $24.98 million.

Filling out the top five, The Age of Adaline eased 35 percent from last week to $0.33 million on Wednesday. Its total is now $38.07 million.

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, May. 28 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 28 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bruce Almighty$4,684,017-9%3,483--$1,345$95,555,5071Universal
2The Matrix Reloaded$2,435,005-13%3,6030$676$214,708,9282Warner Bros.
3X2: X-Men United$668,772-7%2,966-524$225$193,584,3534Fox
4Daddy Day Care$596,982-6%3,47264$172$74,484,5243Sony / Columbia
5The In-Laws$526,3431%2,652--$198$10,272,4211Warner Bros.
6Down with Love$337,0430%2,117-6$159$15,252,2393Fox
7Holes$198,15011%1,762-470$112$60,612,2266Disney
8Identity$188,1772%1,590-606$118$49,635,5095Sony / Columbia
9The Lizzie McGuire Movie$181,4390%2,118-540$86$37,959,9254Disney
10Anger Management$130,2674%1,809-667$72$132,000,4967Sony / Columbia