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 Wed, Oct. 8 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 8 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1School of Rock$912,316-14%2,614--$349$23,120,7311Paramount
2Out of Time$880,996-14%3,076--$286$19,248,6921MGM
3Under the Tuscan Sun$645,903-11%1,697471$381$22,753,6852Disney
4The Rundown$535,273-15%3,1542$170$34,526,9112Universal
5Underworld$366,737-19%2,715-213$135$46,100,1253Sony / Screen Gems
6Secondhand Lions$333,6940%3,032-6$110$31,719,5173New Line
7Once Upon a Time in Mexico$198,816-17%2,097-825$95$53,732,4084Sony / Columbia
8Cold Creek Manor$187,585-7%1,938-97$97$18,922,8093Disney
9Matchstick Men$164,017-10%2,007-659$82$34,719,0214Warner Bros.
10The Fighting Temptations$154,294-7%1,762-264$88$25,137,6533Paramount