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, May. 7 - Sun, May. 9

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Van Helsing$51,747,434--3,575--$14,475$51,747,4341Universal
2Mean Girls$13,675,914-44%2,972133$4,602$42,074,6702Paramount
3Man on Fire (2004)$8,236,490-45%2,846-140$2,894$56,353,7223Fox
4New York Minute$5,960,751--3,006--$1,983$5,960,7511Warner Bros.
513 Going on 30$5,816,464-41%3,158-295$1,842$42,876,8953Sony / Columbia
6Laws of Attraction$3,678,133-45%2,4490$1,502$12,097,0682New Line
7Kill Bill Vol. 2$3,022,006-48%1,952-722$1,548$57,805,4194Miramax
8Godsend$2,793,785-59%2,3230$1,203$11,370,4592Lionsgate
9Envy$2,507,154-59%2,4450$1,025$9,971,0422DreamWorks
10Home on the Range$1,253,239-46%1,356-654$924$47,257,3516Disney