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. 31 - Sun, Apr. 2

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: The Meltdown$68,032,708--3,964--$17,163$68,032,7081Fox
2Inside Man$15,439,043-47%2,83012$5,455$52,509,8682Universal
3ATL$11,553,820--1,602--$7,212$11,553,8201Warner Bros.
4Failure to Launch$6,462,801-38%3,074-128$2,102$73,090,6124Paramount
5V for Vendetta$6,296,631-49%2,910-455$2,164$56,663,5393Warner Bros.
6Stay Alive$4,505,661-58%2,0090$2,243$17,280,2462Disney
7She's the Man$4,429,176-39%2,552-79$1,736$26,625,9683Paramount / DreamWorks
8Slither$3,880,336--1,945--$1,995$3,880,3361Universal
9The Shaggy Dog (2006)$3,242,881-64%2,929-492$1,107$53,553,7864Disney
10Basic Instinct 2$3,200,840--1,453--$2,203$3,200,8401Sony / Columbia