'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, Dec. 7 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 7 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$1,128,4042%3,2430$348$112,347,2203Disney
2The Polar Express$1,027,12421%3,6500$281$98,012,2624Warner Bros.
3Christmas with the Kranks$593,1209%3,41623$174$46,061,5712Sony / Columbia
4The Incredibles$450,8797%3,178-275$142$226,734,4885Disney
5Alexander$429,7616%2,4450$176$30,523,4202Warner Bros.
6Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$279,92929%2,433-40$115$36,820,7554Universal
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$263,0322%3,3070$80$68,728,7723Paramount
8After the Sunset$150,35211%1,889-420$80$27,040,1004New Line
10The Grudge$63,0901%1,286-200$49$109,357,8967Sony / Columbia