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 Wed, Oct. 27 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 27 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Grudge$2,122,161-13%3,245--$654$46,446,4671Sony / Columbia
2Shall We Dance (2004)$796,678-10%2,419647$329$26,837,0982Miramax
3Shark Tale$538,048-1%3,656-292$147$138,695,8874DreamWorks
4Team America: World Police$448,771-14%2,62081$171$23,657,6402Paramount
5Friday Night Lights$371,4140%2,969205$125$48,400,4163Universal
6Ladder 49$358,331-9%2,802-453$128$62,474,6544Disney
7Surviving Christmas$265,774-7%2,750--$97$5,270,2561DreamWorks
8Taxi (2004)$205,776-3%2,357-644$87$30,366,4233Fox
9The Forgotten$201,113-8%2,253-515$89$62,623,4715Sony / Columbia