'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, Aug. 26 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Aug. 26 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1S.W.A.T.$1,152,5932%3,204-16$360$90,126,3543Sony / Columbia
2Freddy Vs. Jason$1,126,327-11%3,0140$374$63,596,7012New Line
3Freaky Friday (2003)$1,077,4703%3,05879$352$76,554,0933Disney
4Open Range$918,2757%2,16388$425$31,097,1082Disney
5Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$911,3709%2,404-306$379$262,671,8237Disney
6The Medallion$727,022-3%2,648--$275$9,584,2921Sony / TriStar
7Uptown Girls$711,1883%2,4950$285$23,720,2852MGM
9American Wedding$690,8646%2,467-518$280$91,861,0324Universal
10My Boss's Daughter$611,546-13%2,201--$278$6,168,9431Miramax / Dimension