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, May. 5 - Sun, May. 7

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1French Kiss$9,018,022--1,721--$5,240$9,018,0221Fox
2While You Were Sleeping$8,485,868-19%2,066159$4,107$28,266,4973Disney
3Bad Boys (1995)$2,915,680-32%2,103-29$1,386$54,361,1425Sony / Columbia
4Rob Roy$2,123,655-37%1,821-64$1,166$19,721,2485MGM/UA
5A Goofy Movie$2,057,052-36%1,994-28$1,032$21,195,1615Disney
6Village of the Damned$1,928,595-40%1,91929$1,005$5,151,0452Universal
7Kiss of Death$1,604,992-47%1,567-60$1,024$9,951,2423Fox
8Don Juan de Marco$1,119,653-35%1,083-19$1,034$13,724,9665New Line
9Top Dog$1,059,549-51%1,9110$554$3,223,9302Live