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, May. 26 - Sun, May. 28

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$29,356,267--2,327--$12,615$39,256,4661Paramount
2See No Evil, Hear No Evil$6,130,3200%1,6800$3,649$19,334,1813TriStar
3Field of Dreams$5,678,13512%1,09341$5,195$24,070,2426Universal
4Road House$4,997,898-16%1,9358$2,583$10,955,5542MGM/UA
5Pink Cadillac$4,408,593--1,993--$2,212$4,408,5931Warner Bros.
6K-9$3,095,235-6%1,521-174$2,035$24,441,8555Universal
7Pet Sematary$2,552,076-2%1,439-146$1,774$35,888,4486Paramount
8Major League$1,436,066-20%1,175-268$1,222$34,407,0138Paramount