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, Dec. 30 - Sun, Jan. 1

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dumb and Dumber$11,828,55924%2,4733$4,783$28,192,0013New Line
2Disclosure$11,731,48339%2,1680$5,411$37,543,7654Warner Bros.
3The Jungle Book (1994)$10,186,66999%1,981101$5,142$15,316,6282Disney
4The Santa Clause$8,169,410-17%2,2951$3,560$104,033,8068Disney
5Street Fighter$7,178,360-25%1,73665$4,135$21,291,7302Universal
6Richie Rich$6,856,97184%1,7480$3,923$6,856,9713Warner Bros.
7Little Women (1994)$6,776,553181%1,57471$4,305$18,292,8732Sony / Columbia
8I.Q.$6,379,611104%1,4112$4,521$9,510,8122Paramount
9Speechless$3,743,05612%1,4040$2,666$11,042,2093MGM
10Drop Zone$3,380,4086%1,762-143$1,919$16,736,7744Paramount