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, Apr. 24 - Sun, Apr. 26

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Obsessed$28,612,956--2,514--$11,381$28,612,9561Sony / Screen Gems
217 Again$11,519,825-51%3,2550$3,539$39,826,3492Warner Bros. / New Line
3Fighting$11,024,228--2,309--$4,774$11,024,2281Universal / Rogue
4The Soloist$9,716,900--2,024--$4,801$9,716,9001Paramount / DreamWorks
5Earth (2009)$8,825,342--1,804--$4,892$14,472,7451Disneynature
6Monsters vs. Aliens$8,520,916-36%3,358-304$2,537$174,818,2985Paramount / DreamWorks
7State of Play$6,849,651-51%2,8074$2,440$25,083,2282Universal
8Hannah Montana: The Movie$6,436,373-52%3,231113$1,992$65,652,8153Disney
9Fast & Furious$6,205,109-47%3,566-108$1,740$145,366,2094Universal
10Crank: High Voltage$2,616,842-62%2,2230$1,177$11,736,0942Lionsgate