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 Tue, Jan. 4 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 4 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Fockers$3,189,246-28%3,5246$905$170,072,8672Universal
2The Aviator (2004)$878,250-27%1,7960$489$33,626,3962Miramax
3Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$812,877-41%3,6230$224$96,816,1423Paramount
4Ocean's Twelve$686,163-35%3,2900$209$108,750,5154Warner Bros.
5Spanglish$548,751-23%2,48948$220$32,266,4063Sony / Columbia
6Fat Albert$445,432-46%2,74470$162$34,601,9192Fox
7The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$438,184-30%1,1050$397$15,856,1964Disney
8National Treasure$381,201-41%2,28281$167$155,556,8247Disney
9Darkness$349,103-32%1,71818$203$17,493,4952Miramax / Dimension
10The Polar Express$342,922-44%2,513-105$136$156,079,4988Warner Bros.