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. 21 - Sun, Jan. 23

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$8,009,943-45%1,17572$6,817$31,725,6662New Line
2Down to You$7,602,507--1,971--$3,857$7,602,5071Miramax
3The Hurricane$6,502,595-38%2,101647$3,095$22,581,7152Universal
4Stuart Little$6,407,532-49%3,15159$2,033$118,493,1566Sony / Columbia
5The Green Mile$5,387,502-30%2,4830$2,170$109,952,8057Warner Bros.
6Galaxy Quest$4,539,048-47%2,259-191$2,009$54,293,0185DreamWorks
7Girl, Interrupted$4,314,547-47%1,93533$2,230$15,714,2826Sony / Columbia
8The Talented Mr. Ripley$3,710,484-46%2,215-154$1,675$68,104,9475Paramount
9Play It to the Bone$3,427,761--1,556--$2,203$3,431,1275Disney
10Toy Story 2$2,949,029-42%1,990-336$1,482$231,227,9729Disney