Grosses

'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.

 

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Dec. 4 - Sun, Dec. 6

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Three Men and a Baby$8,425,834-19%1,0060$8,376$18,810,2263Disney
2Planes, Trains and Automobiles$5,069,770-28%1,1180$4,535$12,079,2523Paramount
3Fatal Attraction$3,044,697-45%1,4013$2,173$84,306,58912Paramount
4Cinderella (1987 re-issue)$3,024,737-58%1,6570$1,825$18,444,1083Disney
5The Running Man$2,885,536-46%1,689-5$1,708$29,082,5344TriStar
6Flowers in the Attic$1,447,131-51%1,094-1$1,323$9,398,6133New World
7Hello Again$723,088-48%1,051-130$688$14,499,0095Disney
8Teen Wolf Too$709,245-63%1,055-443$672$5,344,7133Atlantic