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, Oct. 31 - Sun, Nov. 2

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1High School Musical 3: Senior Year$15,317,411-64%3,6263$4,224$62,033,2102Disney
2Zack and Miri Make a Porno$10,066,036--2,735--$3,680$10,066,0361The Weinstein Company
3Saw V$9,741,068-68%3,08424$3,159$45,467,4122Lionsgate
4Changeling$9,351,5351813%1,8501835$5,055$10,030,7602Universal
5The Haunting of Molly Hartley$5,423,502--2,652--$2,045$5,423,5021Freestyle
6Beverly Hills Chihuahua$4,864,114-29%3,004-186$1,619$84,180,6285Disney
7The Secret Life of Bees$4,010,554-34%1,611-19$2,489$25,298,8723Fox Searchlight
8Max Payne$3,687,483-53%2,564-817$1,438$35,539,5943Fox
9Eagle Eye$3,482,251-31%2,007-551$1,735$92,614,9796Paramount / DreamWorks
10Pride and Glory$3,363,272-46%2,5850$1,301$11,717,8572Warner Bros. / New Line