'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.

Weekly domestic gross

YearWeekTop 10 GrossChg. LY%Total GrossChg. LY% Top movie of the week
20018 (Feb 23 - Mar 01)$22,138,465-71%$114,079,0000%Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
20008 (Feb 25 - Mar 02)$76,795,6451015%$114,493,000--The Whole Nine Yards
20028 (Feb 22 - Feb 28)$94,637,760327%$136,609,00020%Queen of the Damned
20088 (Feb 22 - Feb 28)$104,362,130-11%$137,254,000-6%Vantage Point
20138 (Feb 22 - Feb 28)$107,063,411-20%$134,192,000-21%Identity Thief
20038 (Feb 21 - Feb 27)$113,593,03720%$144,444,0006%Old School
20068 (Feb 24 - Mar 02)$114,790,641-6%$147,560,000-3%Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
20078 (Feb 23 - Mar 01)$116,790,7182%$145,478,000-1%Ghost Rider
20118 (Feb 25 - Mar 03)$117,157,729-22%$140,801,000-18%Hall Pass
20148 (Feb 21 - Feb 27)$117,537,47210%$142,091,0006%The LEGO Movie
20058 (Feb 25 - Mar 03)$121,738,5670%$152,248,000-3%Diary of a Mad Black Woman
20048 (Feb 20 - Feb 26)$122,197,9918%$157,761,0009%The Passion of the Christ
20158 (Feb 20 - Feb 26)$126,886,5488%$144,419,0002%Fifty Shades of Grey
20128 (Feb 24 - Mar 01)$134,203,08915%$169,968,00021%Act of Valor
20098 (Feb 20 - Feb 26)$138,947,57533%$178,488,00030%Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail
20108 (Feb 19 - Feb 25)$149,864,1438%$170,673,000-4%Shutter Island