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 Thu, Oct. 21 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 21 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shark Tale$1,061,52818%3,948-122$269$122,674,1853DreamWorks
2Shall We Dance (2004)$1,001,6914%1,772--$565$15,830,3901Miramax
3Team America: World Police$908,94824%2,539--$358$15,726,9641Paramount
4Friday Night Lights$635,28518%2,76497$230$40,321,9192Universal
5Ladder 49$592,26913%3,255-6$182$56,040,5213Disney
6Taxi (2004)$440,23611%3,0010$147$25,603,4292Fox
7The Forgotten$421,63319%2,768-213$152$58,716,2214Sony / Columbia
8Raise Your Voice$137,79126%2,5210$55$8,380,2572New Line
9Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$91,55311%1,208-535$76$36,255,0615Paramount