'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 Sun, Aug. 14 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Aug. 14 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Brothers$6,456,168-17%2,533--$2,549$21,177,0471Paramount
2The Skeleton Key$4,267,881-27%2,771--$1,540$16,057,8891Universal
3The Dukes of Hazzard$3,632,899-27%3,7850$960$57,460,7562Warner Bros.
4Wedding Crashers$3,446,187-30%3,13125$1,101$163,875,5595New Line
5Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo$2,731,026-20%3,127--$873$9,626,0831Sony / Columbia
6Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$2,314,488-21%3,304-398$701$183,940,6635Warner Bros.
7March of the Penguins$2,256,930-19%2,063196$1,094$37,721,2698Warner Independent
8Sky High$1,901,474-24%2,807-105$677$43,500,2633Disney
9Must Love Dogs$1,247,247-35%2,420-85$515$34,607,5923Warner Bros.
10Fantastic Four (2005)$725,095-26%1,617-722$448$148,513,3296Fox