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, Jun. 8 - Sun, Jun. 10

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Another 48 HRS.$19,475,559--2,301--$8,464$19,475,5591Paramount
2Total Recall (1990)$15,061,412-41%2,07616$7,255$51,141,9272TriStar
3Back to the Future Part III$7,651,561-26%2,05429$3,725$49,526,0673Universal
4Bird on a Wire$4,819,200-24%2,00845$2,400$39,302,8504Universal
5Pretty Woman$4,480,347-6%1,777-14$2,521$98,697,77012Disney
6Cadillac Man$1,783,200-38%1,795-83$993$17,850,5894Orion
7Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)$1,592,152-19%1,588-189$1,003$93,797,72011New Line
8Fire Birds$1,246,590-52%1,539-467$810$10,217,1633Disney