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, Sep. 27 - Sun, Sep. 29

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sweet Home Alabama$35,648,610--3,293--$10,826$35,648,6101Disney
2The Tuxedo$15,050,491--3,022--$4,980$15,050,4911DreamWorks
3Barbershop$10,007,996-22%2,051157$4,880$51,330,4963MGM
4My Big Fat Greek Wedding$9,434,602-3%1,841-12$5,125$123,198,58724IFC Films
5The Banger Sisters$5,426,380-46%2,7380$1,982$18,821,2952Fox Searchlight
6The Four Feathers$3,557,961-48%2,187275$1,627$12,379,0482Paramount
7One Hour Photo$3,021,910-35%1,307-25$2,312$26,109,1536Fox Searchlight
8Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever$2,738,143-61%2,7050$1,012$11,589,6182Warner Bros.
9Signs$2,362,778-33%1,783-555$1,325$221,154,7449Disney
10SwimFan$1,553,529-55%1,842-730$843$26,674,9214Fox