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, Jun. 13 - Sun, Jun. 15

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#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$55,414,060--3,505--$15,810$55,414,0601Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$33,613,178-44%4,13622$8,127$117,290,3272Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$30,515,876--2,986--$10,220$30,515,8761Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$16,369,793-58%3,4664$4,723$68,760,4752Sony / Columbia
5Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$14,741,551-35%3,804-386$3,875$276,522,5514Paramount
6Sex and the City$9,787,000-54%3,155-170$3,102$119,519,9703Warner Bros. / New Line
7Iron Man$5,622,298-25%2,403-528$2,340$297,920,0457Paramount
8The Strangers$4,024,445-55%2,410-67$1,670$45,285,6613Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$3,164,940-44%2,308-757$1,371$131,903,7645Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$1,667,312-52%1,422-944$1,173$75,754,1466Fox