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. 24 - Sun, Oct. 26

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Know What You Did Last Summer$12,507,880-21%2,5240$4,956$28,326,5252Sony / Columbia
2The Devil's Advocate$10,219,678-16%2,351190$4,347$26,638,3172Warner Bros.
3Kiss the Girls$5,136,886-26%2,40621$2,135$36,450,2244Paramount
4Seven Years in Tibet$4,715,925-26%2,1030$2,242$21,148,5533Sony / TriStar
5Gattaca$4,320,202--1,279--$3,378$4,320,2021Sony / Columbia
6Fairy Tale: A True Story$3,515,323--1,058--$3,323$3,515,3231Paramount
7In & Out$2,834,185-24%2,069-246$1,370$45,989,2836Paramount
8Rocket Man$2,074,078-31%1,86728$1,111$9,534,7683Disney
9A Life Less Ordinary$2,007,279--1,207--$1,663$2,007,2791Fox
10L.A. Confidential$2,004,099-21%1,151-194$1,741$22,554,9266Warner Bros.