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, May. 22 - Sun, May. 24

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Godzilla (1998)$44,048,282--3,310--$13,308$62,582,6591Sony / TriStar
2Deep Impact$15,682,122-33%3,25058$4,825$95,208,2193Paramount
3The Horse Whisperer$11,800,000-14%2,04910$5,759$25,485,4882Disney
4Bulworth$10,515,8397315%2,0472045$5,137$10,657,6552Fox
5Quest for Camelot$6,309,7934%3,1070$2,031$12,351,3952Warner Bros.
6Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas$4,335,095--1,126--$3,850$4,335,0951Universal
7City of Angels$3,246,2955%1,967-278$1,650$54,386,7497Warner Bros.
8Titanic$2,970,11641%2,00818$1,479$576,345,21523Paramount
9He Got Game$1,767,185-28%1,244-170$1,421$15,534,2804Disney
10Paulie$920,815-43%1,502-310$613$21,687,0246DreamWorks