'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 Sun, Jul. 13 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jul. 13 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$14,374,528-17%3,269--$4,397$70,626,2741Disney
2The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$6,126,259-27%3,002--$2,041$23,075,6381Fox
3Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$5,751,254-26%3,5040$1,641$110,314,4952Warner Bros.
4Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$3,049,167-33%3,37525$903$62,897,8302MGM
5Finding Nemo$2,393,964-27%2,643-259$906$291,068,9867Disney
6Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$1,935,956-31%3,202-283$605$81,535,2843Sony / Columbia
728 Days Later$1,335,998-18%1,396-11$957$28,450,5933Fox Searchlight
8Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$1,237,441-22%3,0860$401$18,806,4172DreamWorks
10The Italian Job$739,504-35%1,364-220$542$88,833,2047Paramount