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, Oct. 19 - Sun, Oct. 21

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1From Hell$11,014,818--2,305--$4,779$11,014,8181Fox
2Riding in Cars with Boys$10,404,652--2,770--$3,756$10,404,6521Sony / Columbia
3Training Day$9,325,443-30%2,603-109$3,583$45,262,6883Warner Bros.
4Bandits$8,304,007-36%3,2070$2,589$21,354,7072MGM
5The Last Castle$7,088,324--2,262--$3,134$7,088,3241DreamWorks
6Serendipity$5,446,446-38%2,6107$2,087$27,522,0433Miramax
7Corky Romano$5,307,985-41%2,09432$2,535$14,331,1582Disney
8Don't Say a Word$4,215,594-37%2,256-473$1,869$37,785,9424Fox
9Iron Monkey$3,190,010-47%1,23510$2,583$9,204,6632Miramax
10Zoolander$3,135,854-38%2,285-237$1,372$33,209,7004Paramount