'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 Wed, Feb. 27 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 27 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vantage Point$1,242,183-7%3,149--$394$26,795,6521Sony / Columbia
3The Spiderwick Chronicles$580,3217%3,8470$151$45,770,5472Paramount
4Fool's Gold$419,481-1%3,075-50$136$53,948,7803Warner Bros.
5Step Up 2 the Streets$387,942-6%2,48010$156$42,472,9972Disney
6Definitely, Maybe$378,3063%2,22016$170$22,891,0412Universal
7Juno$345,3352%1,727-138$200$131,453,0919Fox Searchlight
8No Country for Old Men$310,318-6%1,101176$282$63,830,48716Miramax
9There Will Be Blood$227,293-3%1,402-8$162$35,812,6629Paramount Vantage
10The Bucket List$224,58317%1,902-405$118$85,709,4177Warner Bros.