'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. 25 - Sun, Jun. 27

Wide (1000+)

1Jurassic Park$27,691,392-28%2,4447$11,330$171,098,7993Universal
2Sleepless in Seattle$17,253,733--1,579--$10,927$17,253,7331TriStar
3Dennis the Menace$9,331,139--2,085--$4,475$9,331,1391Warner Bros.
4Last Action Hero$8,073,336-47%2,3060$3,501$30,008,1252Columbia
5What's Love Got to Do with It$5,483,38452%1,091663$5,026$10,324,8263Disney
7Made in America (1993)$2,067,829-41%1,898-150$1,089$29,596,1515Warner Bros.
8Guilty as Sin$2,005,046-26%1,427179$1,405$14,083,0594Disney
9Dave$1,474,850-42%1,221-379$1,208$44,501,6448Warner Bros.
10Once Upon a Forest$1,126,815-49%1,4969$753$3,333,0662Fox