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, Feb. 8 - Sun, Feb. 10

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fool's Gold$21,589,047--3,125--$6,908$21,589,0471Warner Bros.
2Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$16,206,913--2,387--$6,790$16,206,9131Universal
3The Eye (2008)$6,527,193-47%2,47034$2,643$21,416,9042Lionsgate
4Juno$5,602,004-20%2,321-154$2,414$117,509,1567Fox Searchlight
527 Dresses$5,410,511-37%2,841-135$1,904$65,078,9014Fox
6The Bucket List$5,277,913-22%2,753-162$1,917$74,999,4775Warner Bros.
7Rambo$4,481,351-37%2,717-47$1,649$36,877,5003Lionsgate
8Meet the Spartans$4,110,691-44%2,446-197$1,681$33,950,1033Fox
9Untraceable$3,474,813-32%2,143-225$1,621$24,321,9423Sony / Screen Gems
10Cloverfield$2,755,946-43%2,030-977$1,358$76,041,5774Paramount