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, Nov. 13 - Sun, Nov. 15

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Waterboy$24,431,129-38%2,67511$9,133$63,845,8102Disney
2I Still Know What You Did Last Summer$16,520,038--2,443--$6,762$16,520,0381Sony / Columbia
3Meet Joe Black$15,017,995--2,503--$6,000$15,017,9951Universal
4The Siege$8,101,705-42%2,58241$3,138$22,032,9902Fox
5Antz$4,017,378-28%2,351-253$1,709$81,106,9737DreamWorks
6I'll Be Home for Christmas$3,898,293--1,759--$2,216$3,898,2931Disney
7Pleasantville$3,675,133-34%1,77312$2,073$25,003,5434New Line
8The Wizard of Oz (1998 re-issue)$3,269,630-39%1,8823$1,737$8,623,9412Warner Bros.
9Living Out Loud$2,606,522-40%1,0871$2,398$7,096,0143New Line
10Practical Magic$1,919,519-53%2,250-302$853$33,243,1875Warner Bros.