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.

 

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$58,052,090--3,959--$14,663$58,052,0901Fox
2Ocean's Thirteen$19,725,703-45%3,5650$5,533$70,432,6692Warner Bros.
3Knocked Up$14,069,537-28%2,90731$4,840$90,017,3963Universal
4Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$12,411,426-41%3,329-673$3,728$274,145,9644Disney
5Surf's Up$9,253,714-48%3,5313$2,621$34,623,1232Sony / Columbia
6Shrek the Third$9,002,708-41%3,505-420$2,569$297,247,2515Paramount / DreamWorks
7Nancy Drew$6,830,173--2,612--$2,615$6,830,1731Warner Bros.
8Hostel Part II$3,026,130-63%2,3500$1,288$14,208,8072Lionsgate
9Mr. Brooks$2,902,032-41%1,923-530$1,509$23,525,4863MGM
10Spider-Man 3$2,505,228-42%1,822-748$1,375$330,017,8767Sony / Columbia