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 Thu, May. 19 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 19 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$50,013,041--3,661--$13,661$50,013,0410Fox
2Monster-in-Law$1,522,527-5%3,424--$445$29,827,2051New Line
3Kicking & Screaming$690,976-5%3,455--$200$23,476,6061Universal
4Crash (2005)$541,522-8%1,87612$289$22,103,4912Lionsgate
5Unleashed$466,822-20%1,957--$239$13,730,1551Rogue
6Kingdom of Heaven$406,216-34%2,870-346$142$37,680,0962Fox
7House of Wax$327,434-12%3,004-107$109$23,626,1982Warner Bros.
8The Interpreter$251,642-26%2,005-809$126$62,493,3024Universal
9The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$202,626-39%2,211-922$92$44,847,8003Disney
10Mindhunters$105,203-31%1,040--$101$2,558,5391Dimension Films