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, Mar. 28 - Sun, Mar. 30

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Liar Liar$25,377,308-19%2,8538$8,895$70,955,6832Universal
2The Devil's Own$14,274,503--2,504--$5,701$14,274,5031Sony / Columbia
3Selena$6,138,838-47%1,87323$3,278$17,754,5602Warner Bros.
4Return of the Jedi: Special Edition$4,451,955-41%1,832-279$2,430$28,263,2243Fox
5Jungle 2 Jungle$4,132,422-31%2,283-57$1,810$33,897,1154Disney
6The 6th Man$4,128,178--1,227--$3,364$4,128,1781Disney
7Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie$3,301,135--2,113--$1,562$3,301,1351Fox
8The English Patient$3,019,17950%1,409407$2,143$47,828,15420Miramax
9B.A.P.S.$2,742,679--1,204--$2,278$2,742,6791New Line
10Private Parts$2,411,222-45%1,848-369$1,305$30,141,0674Paramount