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, Mar. 7 - Sun, Mar. 9

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
110,000 B.C.$35,867,454--3,410--$10,518$35,867,4541Warner Bros.
2College Road Trip$13,601,928--2,706--$5,027$13,601,9281Disney
3Vantage Point$7,356,392-43%3,16313$2,326$51,537,9803Sony / Columbia
4The Bank Job$5,936,279--1,603--$3,703$5,936,2791Lionsgate
5Semi-Pro$5,786,032-62%3,1210$1,854$24,725,8022New Line
6The Spiderwick Chronicles$4,713,279-46%3,246-408$1,452$61,634,1624Paramount
7The Other Boleyn Girl$4,047,370-51%1,1671$3,468$14,660,0082Sony / Columbia
8Jumper$3,662,045-52%2,563-565$1,429$72,447,6394Fox
9Step Up 2 the Streets$3,063,261-47%2,251-277$1,361$53,018,0564Disney
10Fool's Gold$2,781,071-37%2,322-523$1,198$62,802,0135Warner Bros.