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, Nov. 23 - Sun, Nov. 25

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$57,488,569-36%3,6720$15,656$186,980,1002Warner Bros.
2Monsters, Inc.$24,053,7956%3,649188$6,592$192,228,2114Disney
3Spy Game$21,689,110--2,770--$7,830$30,567,3611Universal
4Black Knight$11,102,822--2,571--$4,318$15,410,1141Fox
5Shallow Hal$8,516,414-30%2,643-156$3,222$54,998,7513Fox
6Out Cold (2001)$4,531,306--2,011--$2,253$6,700,1871Disney
7Domestic Disturbance$4,008,337-25%2,386-495$1,680$32,058,9024Paramount
8Heist$3,113,033-34%1,711-180$1,819$15,618,8033Warner Bros.
9Life as a House$2,121,159-20%1,119-169$1,896$9,464,9755New Line
10The One (2001)$2,075,219-49%1,727-706$1,202$41,878,9524Sony / Columbia