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, Jun. 20 - Sun, Jun. 22

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hulk$62,129,800--3,660--$16,975$62,129,8001Universal
2Finding Nemo$21,139,882-26%3,404-21$6,210$228,553,3544Disney
32 Fast 2 Furious$11,099,474-41%3,140-278$3,535$102,889,1143Universal
4Bruce Almighty$9,807,531-31%3,074-403$3,190$210,546,9625Universal
5The Italian Job$7,165,562-25%2,095-602$3,420$67,637,3824Paramount
6Rugrats Go Wild$6,942,576-40%3,0410$2,283$23,798,7002Paramount
7Alex & Emma$6,111,293--2,310--$2,646$6,111,2931Warner Bros.
8Hollywood Homicide$5,928,849-47%2,8400$2,088$21,562,2212Sony / Columbia
9Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$4,357,873-60%2,6090$1,670$20,020,2182New Line
10The Matrix Reloaded$3,941,453-31%1,850-500$2,131$264,405,0656Warner Bros.