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 Wed, Jun. 25 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Smart$4,338,491-9%3,911--$1,109$52,914,9001Warner Bros.
2Kung Fu Panda$2,755,722-4%4,053-83$680$164,492,4443Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Incredible Hulk$2,122,765-9%3,5083$605$104,160,4572Universal
4The Love Guru$1,334,543-13%3,012--$443$18,570,9471Paramount
5The Happening$1,018,818-11%2,9860$341$54,215,9042Fox
6Sex and the City$974,937-3%2,442-713$399$135,359,7804Warner Bros. / New Line
7Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$924,488-5%3,171-633$292$293,890,8655Paramount
8You Don't Mess with the Zohan$858,170-10%3,278-188$262$87,127,6693Sony / Columbia
9Iron Man$503,939-2%1,912-491$264$306,385,2708Paramount
10The Strangers$268,285-6%1,578-832$170$50,617,7744Universal / Rogue