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. 2 - Sun, Jun. 4

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Mission: Impossible II$27,016,997-53%3,6530$7,396$130,723,1122Paramount
2Big Momma's House$25,659,579--2,802--$9,158$25,659,5791Fox
3Dinosaur$12,035,617-52%3,31917$3,626$57,891,1853Disney
4Shanghai Noon$8,966,077-43%2,74534$3,266$32,230,9392Disney
5Gladiator (2000)$8,375,875-38%3,056-132$2,741$138,956,8695DreamWorks
6Road Trip$6,732,618-38%2,65423$2,537$45,548,0223DreamWorks
7Frequency$2,023,819-44%1,605-198$1,261$30,444,6316New Line
8U-571$1,538,332-53%1,602-442$960$71,116,8887Universal
9Center Stage$1,053,768-61%1,362-144$774$11,584,9504Sony / Columbia
10Where the Heart Is$956,014-51%1,070-298$893$23,084,1646Fox