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, Apr. 27 - Sun, Apr. 29

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Disturbia$9,023,371-31%3,04732$2,961$52,108,1033Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Invisible$7,717,314--2,019--$3,822$7,717,3141Disney
3Next$7,133,010--2,725--$2,618$7,133,0101Paramount
4Fracture$6,814,714-38%2,4430$2,789$21,077,8332New Line
5Blades of Glory$5,164,217-33%3,056-403$1,690$108,051,4435Paramount / DreamWorks
6Hot Fuzz$4,876,867-17%1,272447$3,834$12,604,0822Rogue
7Meet the Robinsons$4,840,982-31%2,461-542$1,967$88,357,5385Disney
8Vacancy$4,112,780-46%2,5510$1,612$13,780,8762Sony / Screen Gems
9The Condemned (2007)$3,806,991--2,310--$1,648$3,806,9911Lionsgate
10Are We Done Yet?$3,451,863-33%2,701-243$1,278$43,867,3054Sony / Columbia