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, Mar. 11 - Sun, Mar. 13

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Robots$36,045,904--3,776--$9,546$36,045,9041Fox
2The Pacifier$18,151,493-41%3,16635$5,733$54,476,9192Disney
3Be Cool$10,249,849-56%3,2160$3,187$38,376,2592MGM
4Hostage$10,214,734--2,123--$4,811$10,214,7341Miramax
5Hitch$8,786,481-27%2,975-463$2,953$149,841,1215Sony / Columbia
6Million Dollar Baby$5,153,511-37%2,37525$2,170$84,064,64413Warner Bros.
7Diary of a Mad Black Woman$4,876,599-56%1,605-98$3,038$44,020,5893Lionsgate
8Constantine$3,838,483-37%2,170-588$1,769$66,520,7664Warner Bros.
9Man of the House (2005)$1,771,006-49%1,903-519$931$16,522,1293Sony / Columbia
10Cursed$1,564,363-60%1,687-1118$927$17,765,5833Miramax / Dimension