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, Aug. 4 - Sun, Aug. 6

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hollow Man$26,414,386--2,956--$8,936$26,414,3861Sony / Columbia
2Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$18,167,667-57%3,2475$5,595$76,702,6882Universal
3Space Cowboys$18,093,776--2,805--$6,451$18,093,7761Warner Bros.
4Coyote Ugly$17,319,282--2,653--$6,528$17,319,2821Disney
5What Lies Beneath$13,808,766-40%2,86742$4,816$95,131,4873DreamWorks
6X-Men$6,762,641-47%2,774-333$2,438$136,241,0974Fox
7Scary Movie$4,248,067-49%2,597-659$1,636$141,311,2405Miramax / Dimension
8The Perfect Storm$3,976,870-47%2,602-491$1,528$165,587,4896Warner Bros.
9Disney's The Kid$2,989,675-43%1,979-349$1,511$58,425,2445Disney
10The Patriot$2,317,507-48%1,810-519$1,280$105,705,5566Sony / Columbia