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, Jul. 19 - Sun, Jul. 21

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Road to Perdition$15,412,486-30%2,159362$7,139$47,304,7332DreamWorks
2Stuart Little 2$15,115,520--3,255--$4,644$15,115,5201Sony / Columbia
3Men in Black II$14,553,326-40%3,64130$3,997$158,127,5273Sony / Columbia
4K-19: The Widowmaker$12,778,590--2,828--$4,519$12,778,5901Paramount
5Reign of Fire$7,318,882-53%2,6290$2,784$29,247,4262Disney
6Mr. Deeds$7,311,962-33%2,823-416$2,590$107,629,1514Sony / Columbia
7Eight Legged Freaks$6,486,537--2,530--$2,564$9,080,6701Warner Bros.
8Halloween: Resurrection$5,520,536-55%2,094140$2,636$21,962,5542Miramax / Dimension
9Lilo & Stitch$4,972,857-38%2,127-813$2,338$128,429,5365Disney
10The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course$4,667,895-51%2,5250$1,849$18,732,6352MGM