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"Lucy" Triumphs At Box Office

(Los Angeles, CA) -- "Lucy" is getting the better of the competition in theaters. The Scarlett Johansson sci-fi action flick leads the way on the weekend box office list, opening with 44-million dollars. "Lucy" is coming out well ahead of the number two film, "Hercules," which raked in 29-million in its debut weekend. Another sci-fi action film, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," remains in the top five, taking the number three spot with another 16-point-four-million in receipts in its third weekend. "The Purge: Anarchy" ranks fourth with earnings of nine-point-nine-million. The animated "Planes: Fire & Rescue" rounds out the top five.
Here are the top ten films at the weekend box office:
1. "Lucy" - $44 million
2. "Hercules" - $29 million
3. "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" - $16.4 million
4. "The Purge: Anarchy" - $9.9 million
5. "Planes: Fire & Rescue" - $9.3 million
6. "Sex Tape" - $6 million
7. "Transformers: Age of Extinction" - $4.6 million
8. "And So It Goes" - $4.6 million
9. "Tammy" - $3.4 million
10. "A Most Wanted Man" - $2.7 million

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