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. 17 - Sun, Feb. 19

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brady Bunch Movie$12,641,590--1,822--$6,938$12,641,5901Paramount
2Just Cause$10,607,932--2,052--$5,170$10,607,9321Warner Bros.
3Heavyweights$6,062,857--1,953--$3,104$6,062,8571Disney
4Billy Madison$5,563,065-16%1,8428$3,020$12,202,1452Universal
5The Quick and the Dead$4,212,540-35%2,1580$1,952$10,728,4012Sony / TriStar
6Legends of the Fall$4,006,097-10%1,941-97$2,064$31,150,3979Sony / TriStar
7Boys on the Side$3,722,519-14%1,552108$2,399$12,864,2723Warner Bros.
8Forrest Gump$3,044,280--1,100--$2,768$191,973,45933Paramount
9Pulp Fiction$2,877,401138%1,008124$2,855$57,549,01819Miramax
10Nobody's Fool$2,478,4875%1,0070$2,461$24,880,6609Paramount