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, Jul. 17 - Sun, Jul. 19

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$77,834,460--4,325--$17,996$158,021,2931Warner Bros.
2Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$17,559,758-36%3,817-285$4,600$151,864,8183Fox
3Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$13,691,450-43%3,857-436$3,550$363,811,9874Paramount / DreamWorks
4BrĂ¼no$8,318,059-73%2,7593$3,015$49,535,1112Universal
5The Proposal$8,289,600-22%3,043-115$2,724$128,085,2855Disney
6The Hangover$8,178,112-18%2,667-335$3,066$235,751,2267Warner Bros.
7Public Enemies$7,748,788-44%3,118-218$2,485$79,642,8213Universal
8Up$3,171,710-33%1,706-495$1,859$279,583,2228Disney
9My Sister's Keeper$2,827,962-34%1,967-477$1,438$41,509,4814Warner Bros.
10I Love You Beth Cooper$2,766,600-44%1,87214$1,478$10,363,4372Fox