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, Jun. 2 - Sun, Jun. 4

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Casper$13,410,543-20%2,7206$4,930$38,922,7652Universal
2The Bridges of Madison County$10,519,257--1,805--$5,828$10,519,2571Warner Bros.
3Die Hard: With A Vengeance$9,310,970-38%2,518-7$3,698$35,379,0953Fox
4Braveheart$7,532,942-24%2,0350$3,702$20,441,1662Paramount
5Crimson Tide$6,518,258-36%2,383-131$2,735$36,678,4444Disney
6Forget Paris$3,522,223-54%1,6090$2,189$17,043,0313Sony / Columbia
7Johnny Mnemonic$3,241,193-56%2,0355$1,593$12,207,1212Sony / TriStar
8While You Were Sleeping$3,006,548-48%1,581-132$1,902$48,070,6207Disney
9Mad Love (1995)$2,394,619-65%1,5000$1,596$9,214,7902Disney
10Fluke$1,435,709--1,200--$1,196$1,435,7091MGM