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, Jan. 4 - Sun, Jan. 6

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Beautiful Mind$16,564,953113%1,8551330$8,930$37,777,6871Universal
2Ocean's Eleven$11,052,244-58%2,770-305$3,990$151,964,6495Warner Bros.
3Vanilla Sky$7,125,023-38%2,84298$2,507$80,995,6264Paramount
4Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$5,930,425-46%2,681-505$2,212$300,552,6628Warner Bros.
5Monsters, Inc.$3,877,470-36%1,425-276$2,721$244,636,84710Disney
6Impostor$3,022,523--1,870--$1,616$3,022,5231Miramax
7Not Another Teen Movie$2,110,833-66%2,168-197$974$35,246,8104Sony / Columbia
8Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$1,978,854-56%1,079-253$1,834$53,710,6576Fox