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. 11 - Sun, Jun. 13

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$34,911,076-63%3,8550$9,056$157,976,8462Warner Bros.
2The Chronicles of Riddick$24,290,275--2,757--$8,810$24,290,2751Universal
3Shrek 2$23,317,869-39%3,843-288$6,068$353,336,7554DreamWorks
4Garfield$21,727,217--3,094--$7,022$21,727,2171Fox
5The Stepford Wives$21,406,793--3,057--$7,003$21,406,7931Paramount
6The Day After Tomorrow$14,538,022-48%3,210-234$4,529$153,145,7033Fox
7Raising Helen$3,704,852-43%2,103-618$1,762$31,286,1143Disney
8Troy$3,416,430-43%2,003-747$1,706$125,607,5325Warner Bros.
9Van Helsing$1,194,695-51%1,034-1025$1,155$116,987,9456Universal