'Inside Out' Leads Monday with $4.95M; 'Jurassic World' Second with $4.15M; 'Terminator Genisys' Third with $3.42MJuly 07, 2015 12:31 PM

by Daniel Garris

Inside Out claimed first place on Monday with $4.95 million. The critically acclaimed 3D computer animated blockbuster from Disney and Pixar has led the daily box office for six of the past eight days. Inside Out was down 45 percent from Sunday and down only 28 percent from last Monday. The film surpassed the $250 million domestic mark on Monday and has grossed a stronger than expected $250.85 million in 18 days. Compared to previous blockbusters from Pixar, Inside Out is running an impressive 15 percent ahead of the $218.81 million 18-day take of 2013's Monsters University and 17 percent behind the $301.88 million 18-day gross of 2010's Toy Story 3.

Jurassic World placed in second with $4.15 million. The 3D blockbuster sequel from Universal and Legendary decreased 53 percent from Sunday and a solid 36 percent from last Monday. Jurassic World has grossed a massive $560.69 million in 25 days and is currently the fourth highest grossing film of all-time without adjusting for ticket price inflation. The film is running $36.78 million and 7 percent ahead of the $523.91 million 25-day take of 2012's Marvel's The Avengers.

Paramount's Terminator Genisys followed in third place with $3.42 million. The pricey Arnold Schwarzenegger led 3D sci-fi action sequel was down 59.5 percent from Sunday. That easily represented the day's largest daily percentage decline among wide releases and isn't a good early sign going forward. Terminator Genisys has grossed $45.90 million in six days of release. That is below the film's already scaled back pre-release expectations and is 33.5 percent behind the $69.00 million six-day start of 2009's Terminator Salvation.

Warner's Magic Mike XXL landed in fourth with $2.34 million. The modestly budgeted Channing Tatum led sequel was down just 42.5 percent from Sunday, which represented the day's strongest daily percentage hold among wide releases. Magic Mike XXL has been much more of a weekday film so far and should continue to remain so going forward. The film surpassed the $30 million mark yesterday and has grossed a much softer than expected $30.23 million in six days. That places the film a disappointing 43 percent behind the $52.63 million six-day take of 2012's Magic Mike.

Ted 2 rounded out Monday's top five with $2.00 million. The Seth MacFarlane directed comedy sequel from Universal and MRC fell 47 percent from Sunday and 46 percent from last Monday. Ted 2 passed the $60 million mark yesterday and has grossed $60.50 million in eleven days. That is far softer than was widely expected for the film and is a very disappointing 51 percent below the $124.33 million eleven-day gross of 2012's Ted. Clearly audiences weren't all that hungry for a sequel to either Ted or Magic Mike.

Max took sixth place with $1.16 million. The modestly budgeted family film from Warner Bros. and MGM was down 43.5 percent from Sunday and down a slim 22 percent from last Monday. Max has grossed a solid $26.54 million in eleven days. The film is running in line with expectations and 15 percent ahead of the $23.05 million eleven-day take of of year's Earth to Echo.

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Feb. 27 2013

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 27 2013LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Identity Thief$950,325-22%3,22257$295$96,728,6803Universal
2Snitch (2013)$788,254-28%2,511--$314$15,939,0171Lionsgate / Summit
3A Good Day to Die Hard$723,548-26%3,5552$204$54,423,6362Fox
4Safe Haven$668,996-24%3,2230$208$50,083,6812Relativity Media
5Silver Linings Playbook$565,909-19%2,012-190$281$108,997,65415Weinstein Company
6Escape From Planet Earth$415,494-11%3,35365$124$36,073,9642Weinstein Company
7Dark Skies$385,107-25%2,313--$166$9,535,5351Weinstein / Dimension
8Side Effects (2013)$296,970-20%2,070-535$143$26,026,3393Open Road
9Warm Bodies$266,316-14%2,644-253$101$59,082,4714Lionsgate / Summit
10Beautiful Creatures (2013)$241,265-21%2,9500$82$17,360,2672Warner Bros.
11Zero Dark Thirty$173,925-15%1,197-330$145$92,101,04410Sony / Columbia
12Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters$140,745-19%1,425-678$99$53,400,7315Paramount

Limited (100 — 999)

#TitleWed, Feb. 27 2013LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Life of Pi$259,431-22%572-75$454$114,391,73114Fox
2Argo$212,098-19%802-101$264$130,354,34720Warner Bros.
3Quartet$140,141-11%35623$394$9,251,4707Weinstein Company
4Django Unchained$117,499-18%659-358$178$159,171,9489Weinstein Company
5Lincoln$109,664-16%875-132$125$178,961,42916Disney / DreamWorks
6Les Miserables (2012)$80,850-19%462-214$175$146,967,1659Universal
7The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey$41,075-12%388-217$106$301,085,80711Warner Bros. / New Line
8Wreck-It Ralph$33,751-2%402-104$84$186,777,33017Disney
9Bless Me, Ultima$30,737-15%263--$117$1,047,4351Arenas Entertainment
10The Impossible$26,071-22%273-149$95$18,135,70010Lionsgate / Summit
11Kai Po Che$24,264-24%110--$221$598,2431UTV Motion Pictures
12Rise of The Guardians$19,309-6%305-33$63$102,075,54514Paramount / DreamWorks
13Parental Guidance$18,916-21%381-222$50$75,832,0589Fox
14A Haunted House$18,317-4%302-38$61$39,920,5897Open Road
15Gangster Squad$15,944-16%202-8$79$45,644,7437Warner Bros.
16The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2$15,4180%223-31$69$292,169,31815Lionsgate / Summit
17The Guilt Trip$13,336-14%18698$72$37,003,07710Paramount
19Jack Reacher$5,980-18%100-75$60$79,485,48010Paramount
20The Last Stand$5,406-13%11460$47$12,044,2156Lionsgate
21Bullet to the Head$3,709-18%105-365$35$9,409,3174Warner Bros.

Platform (1 — 99)

#TitleWed, Feb. 27 2013LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hyde Park on Hudson$9,456-22%65-21$145$6,157,10612Focus
2To the Arctic 3D$6,655-19%520$128$11,407,84245Warner Bros. / IMAX
3Born to Be Wild 3D$6,19334%300$206$22,058,45099Warner Bros. / IMAX
4Stand Up Guys$5,3473%41-78$130$3,278,9434Lionsgate / Roadside
5Broken City$5,293-28%98-35$54$19,601,5816Fox
6This is 40$4,080-29%96-71$43$67,538,26510Universal
7Anna Karenina (2012)$3,533-10%28-23$126$12,812,46115Focus
8Hitchcock$3,03453%162$190$5,971,86814Fox Searchlight
9The Sessions$2,47849%160$155$5,977,82919Fox Searchlight
10Texas Chainsaw 3D$1,824-6%44-52$41$34,340,0328Lionsgate
11Movie 43$801-28%21-14$38$8,802,7755Relativity Media
12A Late Quartet$503-30%7-6$72$1,546,45517Entertainment One / RKO
13ABCD - Any Body Can Dance$503-34%9-13$56$220,2263UTV Motion Pictures
14Camp (2013)$39749%1--$397$8,9701Freestyle Releasing
15Race 2$19139%5-6$38$1,579,7195UTV Motion Pictures