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, Feb. 3 - Sun, Feb. 5

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Three Fugitives$5,477,051-15%1,19138$4,599$11,911,7682Disney
2Rain Man$5,449,961-20%1,57310$3,465$54,372,9738MGM/UA
3Her Alibi$5,037,047--1,429--$3,525$5,037,0471Warner Bros.
4Beaches$4,152,096-16%1,10912$3,744$19,712,4787Disney
5Who's Harry Crumb?$3,862,719--1,197--$3,227$3,862,7191TriStar
6Twins$3,350,348-30%1,610-49$2,081$90,793,5809Universal
7Working Girl$2,538,140-16%1,133-16$2,240$30,209,8557Fox
8Mississippi Burning$2,475,978-30%1,07416$2,305$13,856,5339Orion
9The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!$1,898,870-34%1,258-243$1,509$51,753,35810Paramount
10Dirty Rotten Scoundrels$1,049,115-36%1,106-207$949$26,147,2908Orion