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, Jan. 1 - Sun, Jan. 3

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Patch Adams$19,050,338-25%2,75240$6,922$65,494,7892Universal
2Stepmom$14,582,379-24%2,3580$6,184$50,019,3302Sony / TriStar
3You've Got Mail$14,176,243-22%2,77620$5,107$77,942,0413Warner Bros.
4The Prince of Egypt$11,244,173-26%3,202-16$3,512$66,351,7233DreamWorks
5A Bug's Life$8,830,878-13%2,55195$3,462$136,423,5726Disney
6Mighty Joe Young$8,119,749-23%2,54442$3,192$11,260,0362Disney
7The Faculty$7,485,668-36%2,3650$3,165$11,755,9172Miramax / Dimension
8Enemy of the State$4,788,756-10%1,53934$3,112$69,352,6767Disney
9Star Trek: Insurrection$4,748,716-35%2,516-161$1,887$42,415,9344Paramount
10Jack Frost$3,166,282-19%2,135-7$1,483$19,279,8704Warner Bros.