'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, Nov. 19 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Nov. 19 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$11,119,454--3,017--$3,686$11,119,4541Disney
2The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$9,559,667--3,212--$2,976$9,559,6671Paramount
3The Incredibles$6,668,628260%3,683-250$1,811$157,700,4803Disney
4The Polar Express$3,829,467182%3,6500$1,049$39,628,1532Warner Bros.
5Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$3,356,790395%2,4501920$1,370$14,824,1362Universal
6After the Sunset$1,531,565133%2,8190$543$15,551,0512New Line
8The Grudge$1,152,892262%2,112-704$546$101,765,4795Sony / Columbia
10Seed of Chucky$901,448206%2,0621$437$11,124,2042Rogue