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, Dec. 7 - Sun, Dec. 9

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Eleven$38,107,570--3,075--$12,393$38,107,5701Warner Bros.
2Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$14,737,696-38%3,6720$4,014$239,706,3044Warner Bros.
3Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$8,042,492-57%2,84474$2,828$31,181,9682Fox
4Monsters, Inc.$6,597,540-28%2,884-506$2,288$212,389,0876Disney
5Spy Game$4,473,386-59%2,7700$1,615$53,946,8353Universal
6Black Knight$3,154,034-43%2,233-301$1,412$27,061,4713Fox
7Shallow Hal$2,576,428-43%2,217-211$1,162$64,785,0075Fox
8Out Cold (2001)$1,396,665-49%1,651-360$846$12,240,3923Disney
9Domestic Disturbance$922,279-52%1,471-379$627$34,893,8596Paramount
10Life as a House$639,486-42%1,068118$599$11,200,6197New Line