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, Aug. 25 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 25 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The 40-Year-Old Virgin$2,347,182-10%2,845--$825$32,291,2661Universal
2Red Eye$1,334,987-8%3,079--$434$22,275,5271DreamWorks
3Four Brothers$971,405-4%2,649116$367$47,506,8382Paramount
4Wedding Crashers$885,433-6%2,920-211$303$181,488,6006New Line
5The Skeleton Key$694,831-5%2,7743$250$33,513,8812Universal
6March of the Penguins$605,839-9%2,10239$288$51,150,5069Warner Independent
7Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$491,747-11%2,575-729$191$194,884,8356Warner Bros.
8Valiant$489,399-13%2,014--$243$8,197,8811Disney
9The Dukes of Hazzard$484,998-10%3,404-381$142$71,349,1133Warner Bros.
10Sky High$379,175-10%2,145-662$177$52,618,8174Disney