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, Apr. 2 - Sun, Apr. 4

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hellboy$23,172,054--3,028--$7,653$23,172,0541Sony / Columbia
2Walking Tall$15,501,263--2,836--$5,466$15,501,2631MGM
3Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$14,788,245-50%3,3120$4,465$49,748,5122Warner Bros.
4Home on the Range$13,879,708--3,047--$4,555$13,879,7081Disney
5The Passion of the Christ$10,606,042-16%3,408194$3,112$330,860,1576Newmarket
6The Prince and Me$9,405,731--2,682--$3,507$9,405,7311Paramount
7The Ladykillers$7,090,139-44%1,5874$4,468$23,485,3352Disney
8Jersey Girl$5,124,554-38%1,821301$2,814$15,829,6242Miramax
9Dawn of the Dead (2004)$4,583,656-57%2,357-391$1,945$51,756,5403Universal
10Taking Lives$3,494,083-47%2,010-695$1,738$27,475,1643Warner Bros.