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. 2 - Sun, Jun. 4

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Break-Up$39,172,572--3,070--$12,760$39,172,5721Universal
2X-Men: The Last Stand$34,015,916-67%3,71424$9,159$175,347,8462Fox
3Over the Hedge$20,646,676-24%3,993-100$5,171$112,359,8393Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Da Vinci Code$18,610,706-45%3,7573$4,954$171,966,5803Sony / Columbia
5Mission: Impossible III$4,685,929-33%2,667-386$1,757$122,672,2945Paramount
6Poseidon$3,491,647-38%2,720-525$1,284$51,765,5684Warner Bros.
7RV$3,203,665-23%2,181-300$1,469$61,709,0816Sony / Columbia
8See No Evil$2,041,430-24%1,2700$1,607$12,404,6713Lionsgate