Grosses

'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 Thu, Apr. 26 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 26 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fracture$767,428-6%2,443--$314$14,263,1191New Line
2Disturbia$754,1677%3,01590$250$43,084,7322Paramount / DreamWorks
3Vacancy$502,5782%2,551--$197$9,668,0961Sony / Screen Gems
4Blades of Glory$498,5374%3,459-8$144$102,887,2264Paramount / DreamWorks
5Meet the Robinsons$394,3375%3,003-235$131$83,516,5564Disney
6Perfect Stranger$339,1740%2,6610$127$19,417,6092Sony / Columbia
7In the Land of Women$301,1691%2,155--$140$5,910,0461Warner Bros.
8Are We Done Yet?$233,37710%2,94467$79$40,415,4423Sony / Columbia
9300$226,1454%1,508-632$150$205,514,1617Warner Bros.
10Wild Hogs$197,5274%2,001-428$99$156,881,6888Disney