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, Dec. 3 - Sun, Dec. 5

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Toy Story 2$27,760,809-52%3,2382$8,573$116,782,6072Disney
2The World Is Not Enough$10,650,145-54%3,1630$3,367$74,972,4093MGM
3End of Days$9,642,412-53%2,5996$3,710$41,151,1482Universal
4Sleepy Hollow$8,868,259-52%3,0692$2,890$73,063,0813Paramount
5The Bone Collector$3,197,860-42%2,51818$1,270$55,207,1485Universal
6Pokemon: The First Movie$2,343,365-67%3,0430$770$80,853,4324Warner Bros.
7Dogma$2,122,307-38%1,2920$1,643$21,823,7754Lionsgate
8The Insider$1,328,825-46%1,483-189$896$22,608,1445Disney
9Anywhere But Here$1,319,257-53%1,626-60$811$16,432,3384Fox
10The Sixth Sense$966,524-37%1,03417$935$270,633,63618Disney