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. 9 - Sun, Feb. 11

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Broken Arrow (1996)$15,583,510--2,388--$6,526$15,583,5101Fox
2Mr. Holland's Opus$6,755,438-17%1,6594$4,072$32,460,9175Disney
3Black Sheep (1996)$6,484,917-39%2,09247$3,100$17,078,5262Paramount
4The Juror$4,418,710-47%2,2050$2,004$12,829,8882Sony / Columbia
5Leaving Las Vegas$3,253,158101%1,310970$2,483$10,000,71414MGM/UA
6Bed of Roses$2,696,006-32%1,533-42$1,759$12,752,8873New Line
7White Squall$2,353,857-40%1,5240$1,545$6,262,3712Disney
812 Monkeys$1,706,465-42%1,434-178$1,190$28,792,6766Universal
9Jumanji$1,431,678-37%1,300-230$1,101$36,704,1939Sony / TriStar
10Grumpier Old Men$1,337,190-36%1,507-160$887$27,021,6608Warner Bros.