Grosses

'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.

Weekend domestic gross

YearWeekendTop 10 GrossChg. LY%Total GrossChg. LY% Top movie of the week
19839 (Mar 04 - Mar 06) - 1983$18,431,24126%$21,513,61247%Tootsie
19849 (Mar 02 - Mar 04) - 1984$24,232,43531%$27,181,26626%Footloose (1984)
19859 (Mar 01 - Mar 03) - 1985$27,704,42014%$29,591,6849%Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
19869 (Feb 28 - Mar 02) - 1986$33,687,90722%$35,954,34422%Pretty in Pink
19879 (Feb 27 - Mar 01) - 1987$39,410,99717%$41,784,02816%A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
19889 (Feb 26 - Feb 28) - 1988$28,534,062-28%$36,085,077-14%Good Morning, Vietnam
19899 (Mar 03 - Mar 05) - 1989$31,717,65411%$39,804,41410%Lean on Me
19909 (Mar 02 - Mar 04) - 1990$38,823,32622%$41,973,4335%The Hunt for Red October
19919 (Mar 01 - Mar 03) - 1991$50,873,04631%$57,848,72838%The Silence of the Lambs
19929 (Feb 28 - Mar 01) - 1992$37,515,424-26%$47,077,068-19%Wayne's World
19939 (Feb 26 - Feb 28) - 1993$44,525,30319%$50,801,4568%Falling Down
19949 (Mar 04 - Mar 06) - 1994$35,244,486-21%$50,630,2220%Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
19959 (Mar 03 - Mar 05) - 1995$39,255,31011%$48,195,680-5%Man of the House (1995)
19969 (Mar 01 - Mar 03) - 1996$51,631,53132%$59,982,11724%Up Close and Personal
19979 (Feb 28 - Mar 02) - 1997$63,410,07023%$80,163,25334%The Empire Strikes Back: Special Edition
19989 (Feb 27 - Mar 01) - 1998$59,729,494-6%$69,473,405-13%Titanic
19999 (Feb 26 - Feb 28) - 1999$58,590,657-2%$79,504,65314%8MM
20009 (Mar 03 - Mar 05) - 2000$51,441,138-12%$82,045,8283%The Whole Nine Yards
20019 (Mar 02 - Mar 04) - 2001$68,344,72433%$81,926,4280%The Mexican
20029 (Mar 01 - Mar 03) - 2002$74,121,6118%$88,510,1038%We Were Soldiers
20039 (Feb 28 - Mar 02) - 2003$82,012,42211%$104,772,93618%Cradle 2 the Grave
20049 (Feb 27 - Feb 29) - 2004$135,438,05065%$156,325,13249%The Passion of the Christ
20059 (Mar 04 - Mar 06) - 2005$104,707,020-23%$123,209,250-21%The Pacifier
20069 (Mar 03 - Mar 05) - 2006$77,522,505-26%$101,850,745-17%Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
20079 (Mar 02 - Mar 04) - 2007$103,029,28633%$123,261,32621%Wild Hogs
20089 (Feb 29 - Mar 02) - 2008$73,825,680-28%$95,461,987-23%Semi-Pro
20099 (Feb 27 - Mar 01) - 2009$80,510,8089%$111,556,45017%Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail
20109 (Feb 26 - Feb 28) - 2010$104,201,69429%$118,618,6416%Shutter Island
20119 (Mar 04 - Mar 06) - 2011$114,398,54610%$133,818,03313%Rango
20129 (Mar 02 - Mar 04) - 2012$145,888,32828%$167,757,91125%Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
20139 (Mar 01 - Mar 03) - 2013$87,821,690-40%$109,580,243-35%Jack the Giant Slayer
20149 (Feb 28 - Mar 02) - 2014$104,089,48019%$123,511,32013%Non-Stop (2014)