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. 18 - Sun, Jan. 20

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$28,612,570--3,101--$9,227$30,456,5701Sony / Columbia
2Snow Dogs$17,813,615--2,302--$7,738$17,813,6151Disney
3Orange County$10,529,180-30%2,3170$4,544$29,204,0582Paramount
4Ocean's Eleven$5,713,890-26%2,6700$2,140$170,579,6187Warner Bros.
5Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$3,452,767-6%1,851-319$1,865$309,814,02910Warner Bros.
6Vanilla Sky$3,115,310-38%2,355-415$1,323$93,051,6896Paramount
7Monsters, Inc.$1,383,749-37%1,37461$1,007$249,286,96412Disney