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 Tue, Oct. 26 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 26 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Grudge$2,427,523-12%3,245--$748$44,324,3061Sony / Columbia
2Shall We Dance (2004)$888,67822%2,419647$367$26,040,4202Miramax
3Shark Tale$542,974-14%3,656-292$149$138,157,8394DreamWorks
4Team America: World Police$520,021-9%2,62081$198$23,208,8692Paramount
5Ladder 49$394,22510%2,802-453$141$62,116,3234Disney
6Friday Night Lights$372,440-4%2,969205$125$48,029,0023Universal
7Surviving Christmas$285,9644%2,750--$104$5,004,4821DreamWorks
8The Forgotten$218,4374%2,253-515$97$62,422,3585Sony / Columbia
9Taxi (2004)$212,329-4%2,357-644$90$30,160,6473Fox