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, Jun. 5 - Sun, Jun. 7

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Truman Show$31,542,121--2,315--$13,625$31,542,1211Paramount
2A Perfect Murder$16,615,704--2,845--$5,840$16,615,7041Warner Bros.
3Godzilla (1998)$9,712,559-46%3,3100$2,934$114,015,5873Sony / TriStar
4Hope Floats$8,551,526-40%2,40437$3,557$22,761,9902Fox
5Deep Impact$6,656,613-34%3,2800$2,029$121,963,1865Paramount
6The Horse Whisperer$5,248,338-28%2,362173$2,222$26,271,9164Disney
7Bulworth$2,185,744-55%1,794-257$1,218$17,671,1444Fox
8Titanic$1,647,439-8%1,219-343$1,351$581,876,22325Paramount
9Quest for Camelot$1,303,646-45%1,562-887$835$16,011,1044Warner Bros.
10Almost Heroes$956,810-66%2,041-7$469$3,794,7382Warner Bros.