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, Apr. 2 - Sun, Apr. 4

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Cop and a Half$6,027,285--1,603--$3,760$6,027,2851Universal
2The Adventures of Huck Finn$5,033,029--1,786--$2,818$5,033,0291Disney
3The Crush$5,024,976--1,759--$2,857$5,024,9761Warner Bros.
4Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III$4,688,034-37%2,0870$2,246$24,513,0963New Line
5Born Yesterday$3,665,874-38%1,3014$2,818$9,577,2172Disney
6Point of No Return$3,610,965-34%1,6590$2,177$16,280,1853Warner Bros.
7Jack the Bear$2,219,891--1,065--$2,084$2,219,8911Fox
8Groundhog Day$2,014,102-33%1,629-97$1,236$60,414,1698Columbia
9Fire in the Sky$1,388,922-42%1,257-178$1,105$13,926,4664Paramount
10Hear No Evil$1,256,993-52%1,4322$878$3,898,4672Fox