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, Jan. 22 - Sun, Jan. 24

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Good Morning, Vietnam$10,806,276-8%1,194409$9,050$13,321,1225Disney
2Three Men and a Baby$6,036,498-24%1,8130$3,330$78,909,09410Disney
3Braddock: Missing in Action III$2,208,116--1,040--$2,123$2,208,1161Cannon
4Throw Momma From the Train$2,105,624-25%1,440-95$1,462$35,305,3397Orion
5The Couch Trip$2,089,062-38%1,331-1$1,570$5,440,9532Lorimar
6Return of the Living Dead Part II$1,833,879-50%1,452-15$1,263$5,481,1332Lorimar
7Fatal Attraction$1,766,311-14%1,021-33$1,730$100,786,69819Paramount
8Eddie Murphy Raw$1,723,972-38%1,053-168$1,637$32,534,3496Paramount
9*batteries not included$1,218,060-34%1,073-149$1,135$18,156,3606Universal
10Overboard$1,176,481-21%1,107111$1,063$14,020,7196MGM