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, Jul. 28 - Sun, Jul. 30

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Turner & Hooch$12,211,042--1,877--$6,506$12,211,0421Disney
2Lethal Weapon 2$10,401,958-20%1,8300$5,684$61,001,1334Warner Bros.
3Batman (1989)$8,953,369-20%2,2010$4,068$202,869,3226Warner Bros.
4Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan$6,251,310--1,683--$3,714$6,251,3101Paramount
5Honey, I Shrunk the Kids$4,577,894-29%1,481-17$3,091$56,615,1776Disney
6License to Kill$3,410,486-33%1,508-79$2,262$17,285,5763MGM/UA
7Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$2,813,538-17%1,203-320$2,339$127,197,08210Paramount
8Peter Pan (1953) (1989 re-issue)$2,329,615-46%1,422-111$1,638$12,290,5213Disney
9Ghostbusters II$1,948,117-32%1,342-416$1,452$102,139,3387Columbia
10The Karate Kid Part III$1,201,132-42%1,119-309$1,073$21,449,7015Columbia