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, Oct. 17 - Sun, Oct. 19

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Know What You Did Last Summer$15,818,645--2,524--$6,267$15,818,6451Sony / Columbia
2The Devil's Advocate$12,171,122--2,161--$5,632$12,171,1221Warner Bros.
3Kiss the Girls$6,975,730-37%2,38583$2,925$31,313,3383Paramount
4Seven Years in Tibet$6,412,250-36%2,1030$3,049$16,432,6282Sony / TriStar
5In & Out$3,713,247-32%2,315-137$1,604$43,155,0985Paramount
6Soul Food$3,312,268-41%1,213-72$2,731$28,490,9064Fox
7Rocket Man$2,987,753-33%1,8393$1,625$7,460,6902Disney
8The Peacemaker$2,671,096-49%1,983-437$1,347$35,747,3164DreamWorks
9L.A. Confidential$2,543,752-31%1,345-280$1,891$20,550,8275Warner Bros.
10Playing God$1,937,374--1,479--$1,310$1,937,3741Buena Vista