Les Sinclair

Biggest Movies of the $ummer.
Biggest Movies of the $ummer.

Top Box Office Week Ending 07-20-14

* A movie “has legs” when it lasts for a long while.  It may not be number one out of the box (or may it was), but when it stay for a long while making money, it’s called “having legs”.  Also, check out Captain America…biggest box office of the summer.

Rank Title Last Week Total
1. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $36.2m 139.2m
2. The Purge: Anarchy 29.8m 29.8m
3. Planes: Fire & Rescue 17.5m 17.5m
4. Sex Tape 14.6m 14.6m
5. Transformers: Age of Extinction 9.8m 227.0m
6. Tammy 7.4m 71.0m
7. 22 Jump Street 4.7m 180.5m
8. How to Train Your Dragon 2 3.9m 160.7m
9. Earth to Echo 3.2m 31.9m
10. Maleficent 3.2m 228.3m
11. Begin Again 2.6m 9.3m
12. America (2014) 1.6m 11.4m
13. Deliver Us From Evil 1.5m 29.2m
14. Jersey Boys 1.2m 44.4m
15. Boyhood 1.1m 1.7m
16. Chef 1.1m 25.9m
17. Edge of Tomorrow 1.1m 96.6m
18. Think Like a Man Too 1.0m 63.9m
19. Persecuted .85m 0.85m
20. The Fault in our Stars .81m 121.5m
21. X-Men: Days of Future Past .71m 230.4m
22. Godzilla (2014) .51m 199.0m
23. Wish I Was Here .48m 0.48m
24. Snowpiercer .45m 3.4m
25. Rio 2 .30m 130.2m
26. Blended .27m 45.2m
27. Neighbors .25m 149.0m
28. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 .23m 202.0m
29. Captain America: The Winter Soldier .18m 258.5m
30. Million Dollar Arm .16m 39.9m
31. Island of Lemurs: Madagascar (IMAX) .16m 4.6m
32. Obvious Child .14m 2.6m
33. Life Itself .12m 0.53m
34. Heaven is for Real .12m 91.0m
35. Ida .12m 3.3m
36. The Grand Seduction .12m 2.9m
37. Belle .11m 10.4m
38. Third Person .11m 0.78m

Source: Exhibitor Relations

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