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, Feb. 3 - Sun, Feb. 5

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Legends of the Fall$5,111,888-19%2,0380$2,508$22,681,9107Sony / TriStar
2Boys on the Side$4,808,873--1,322--$3,638$4,808,8731Warner Bros.
3The Jerky Boys$4,392,403--1,513--$2,903$4,392,4031Disney
4In the Mouth of Madness$3,441,807--1,510--$2,279$3,441,8071New Line
5Dumb and Dumber$3,351,838-22%2,010-381$1,668$48,558,5988New Line
6Nobody's Fool$3,008,748-27%1,0070$2,988$20,032,3837Paramount
7Highlander 3: The Final Dimension$2,801,196-49%1,5940$1,757$8,337,6312Miramax / Dimension
8Higher Learning$2,251,909-34%1,383-67$1,628$13,852,2854Sony / Columbia
9Murder in the First$2,209,076-31%1,3020$1,697$10,145,6473Warner Bros.
10Houseguest$1,535,049-32%1,294-198$1,186$19,303,0845Disney