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. 12 - Sun, Mar. 14

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$62,714,076-46%3,7280$16,822$209,339,4322Disney
2Green Zone$14,309,295--3,003--$4,765$14,309,2951Universal
3She's Out of My League$9,775,278--2,956--$3,307$9,775,2781Paramount
4Shutter Island$8,144,133-38%3,356178$2,427$108,011,6454Paramount
5Remember Me$8,089,139--2,212--$3,657$8,089,1391Summit
6Our Family Wedding$7,629,862--1,605--$4,754$7,629,8621Fox Searchlight
7Avatar$6,526,421-20%1,718-445$3,799$730,631,30913Fox
8Brooklyn's Finest$4,471,932-67%1,9393$2,306$21,533,4042Overture
9Cop Out$4,268,068-54%2,882-268$1,481$39,480,7343Warner Bros.
10The Crazies$3,680,940-48%2,359-120$1,560$33,389,3083Overture