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, Feb. 24 - Sun, Feb. 26

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$30,030,901--2,194--$13,688$30,030,9011Lionsgate
2Eight Below$15,872,388-21%3,0726$5,167$45,206,5412Disney
3The Pink Panther (2006)$11,102,192-34%3,313-164$3,351$60,848,1323Sony / Columbia
4Date Movie$9,125,384-52%2,8982$3,149$33,813,5122Fox
5Curious George$7,214,409-39%2,60937$2,765$43,348,3093Universal
6Firewall$6,681,800-25%2,740-100$2,439$37,293,7753Warner Bros.
7Final Destination 3$5,495,785-45%2,726-154$2,016$44,951,0933New Line
8Doogal$3,605,543--2,318--$1,555$3,605,5431The Weinstein Company
9Running Scared$3,381,974--1,611--$2,099$3,381,9741New Line
10Freedomland$2,871,076-51%2,3610$1,216$10,750,0072Sony / Columbia