'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Scores $217.6M in Five Days After $13.1M Tuesday GrossMay 06, 2015 12:31 PM

by Daniel Garris

Avengers: Age of Ultron took in $13.13 million on Tuesday to dominate the daily box office for a fifth consecutive day. The blockbuster superhero sequel from Disney and Marvel was down a slim 1 percent from Monday's performance. In comparison, 2012's Marvel's The Avengers fell 6.5 percent on its first Tuesday to gross $17.68 million, while 2013's Iron Man 3 was essentially unchanged on its first Tuesday to take in $11.29 million. Avengers: Age of Ultron has grossed $217.63 million in its first five days. While that is softer than was widely expected, it still represents the second largest unadjusted five-day start of all-time (behind only The Avengers). Avengers: Age of Ultron is running 11 percent behind the $244.01 million five-day start of The Avengers and 11 percent ahead of the $196.69 million five-day take of Iron Man 3.

Lionsgate's The Age of Adaline held steady in a distant second with $0.809 million. The romantic drama starring Blake Lively was up a very strong 53 percent over Monday and down 40 percent from last Tuesday. The Age of Adaline continues to perform on the high end of expectations with a twelve-day take of $24.72 million. That places the film just 1 percent behind the recent $24.96 million twelve-day start of The Longest Ride. The Age of Adaline will hope to hold up well this coming weekend thanks in part to the Mother's Day holiday.

Furious 7 grossed $0.610 million to remain in third place. The seventh installment of Universal's blockbuster action franchise was up 24 percent over Monday and down a sharp 57 percent from last Tuesday. Furious 7 has grossed $332.17 million in 33 days, which places the film an extremely impressive 44.5 percent ahead of the $229.85 million 33-day take of 2013's Fast & Furious 6.

Sony's Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 continued to claim fourth place with $0.438 million. The Kevin James led comedy sequel increased a healthy 45 percent over Monday and fell 46 percent from last Tuesday. Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 has grossed $52.26 million in 19 days. The film continues to run in line with expectations and is running 16 percent behind the $62.02 million 19-day take of 2011's Zookeeper.

Daily Domestic Gross Fri, May. 5 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, May. 5 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible III$16,632,858--4,054--$4,103$16,632,8581Paramount
2RV$2,886,224244%3,65112$791$22,792,3602Sony / Columbia
3An American Haunting$1,987,497--1,675--$1,187$1,987,4971Freestyle
4Stick It$1,877,474368%2,0446$919$14,331,4402Disney
5United 93$1,500,021104%1,81924$825$16,343,1592Universal
6Silent Hill$1,185,258102%2,556-376$464$38,091,4173Sony / Columbia
7Scary Movie 4$1,094,939153%2,537-881$432$81,049,4984Weinstein / Dimension
8Hoot$983,815--3,018--$326$983,8151New Line
9Ice Age: The Meltdown$943,993177%2,426-696$389$180,216,8456Fox
10Akeelah and the Bee$884,441186%2,1950$403$8,148,8592Lionsgate