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, Nov. 9 - Sun, Nov. 11

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bee Movie$25,566,246-33%3,94416$6,482$71,780,3992Paramount / DreamWorks
2American Gangster$24,029,269-45%3,0595$7,855$80,389,6572Universal
3Fred Claus$18,516,943--3,603--$5,139$18,516,9431Warner Bros.
4Lions for Lambs$6,703,194--2,215--$3,026$6,703,1941MGM / United Artists
5Dan in Real Life$6,002,766-24%1,94116$3,093$30,808,0143Disney
6Saw IV$4,950,730-52%2,904-279$1,705$58,027,8633Lionsgate
7The Game Plan$2,462,425-37%2,161-683$1,139$85,466,5277Disney
830 Days of Night$2,171,797-42%1,696-931$1,281$37,429,4154Sony / Columbia
9P2$2,083,853--2,131--$978$2,083,8531Summit Entertainment
10Martian Child$1,843,767-45%2,0200$913$6,111,1622New Line