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.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Fri, Oct. 15 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 15 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$5,651,027296%3,948-122$1,431$102,369,6473DreamWorks
2Team America: World Police$4,470,829--2,539--$1,761$4,470,8291Paramount
3Friday Night Lights$4,104,795246%2,76497$1,485$29,707,0742Universal
4Shall We Dance (2004)$3,718,770--1,772--$2,099$3,718,7701Miramax
5Ladder 49$2,588,492189%3,255-6$795$47,832,5913Disney
6Taxi (2004)$2,312,524242%3,0010$771$18,310,8292Fox
7The Forgotten$1,857,473240%2,768-213$671$53,015,2654Sony / Columbia
8Raise Your Voice$800,602332%2,5210$318$5,949,2272New Line
9Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$347,963120%1,208-535$288$35,028,6185Paramount