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'Mad Max: Fury Road' Edges Out 'Pitch Perfect 2' for First Place on WednesdayMay 21, 2015 06:50 AM

by BoxOffice Staff

Warner Bros. reports that Mad Max: Fury Road grabbed $3.93 million yesterday as it moved back into first place after yielding to Pitch Perfect 2 on Tuesday. The action franchise revival continues to benefit from strong word of mouth and reviews, and has tallied $59.72 million through its first six days -- 6 percent ahead of 300: Rise of an Empire.

In second place, Pitch Perfect 2 added $3.87 million on Wednesday, giving the smash sequel a domestic total of $83.58 million through six days of release. The film is performing 35 percent ahead of the pace of last year's Neighbors.

Avengers: Age of Ultron claimed third yesterday with $2.33 million for a 46 percent week-to-week drop. The Marvel sequel's domestic haul stands at $380.8 million through 20 days of release, 10 percent ahead of Iron Man 3 and 19 percent behind the first Avengers.

In fourth, Hot Pursuit was off 47 percent from last Wednesday to $0.45 million yesterday. The comedy's total stands at $24.98 million.

Filling out the top five, The Age of Adaline eased 35 percent from last week to $0.33 million on Wednesday. Its total is now $38.07 million.

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Apr. 4 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 4 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Blades of Glory$3,011,18710%3,372--$893$41,311,3161Paramount / DreamWorks
2Meet the Robinsons$2,554,32412%3,413--$748$32,062,7791Disney
3Are We Done Yet?$2,012,641--2,877--$700$2,012,6410Sony / Columbia
4300$1,295,66612%3,004-276$431$183,491,2944Warner Bros.
5Shooter$840,6834%2,8060$300$29,932,2352Paramount
6TMNT$791,4341%3,12010$254$40,819,5492Warner Bros.
7Wild Hogs$737,3013%2,945-456$250$137,685,3305Disney
8Firehouse Dog$602,720--2,566--$235$602,7200Fox
9Premonition$474,825-4%2,043-788$232$40,841,3543Sony / Columbia
10Reign Over Me$376,9327%1,6710$226$14,479,6832Sony / Columbia