'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 Sat, Nov. 27 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Nov. 27 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$12,689,199-2%3,243226$3,913$80,751,8252Disney
2The Incredibles$9,038,217-9%3,453-230$2,617$209,655,3834Disney
3Christmas with the Kranks$8,543,366-4%3,393--$2,518$26,654,0881Sony / Columbia
4The Polar Express$7,518,205-1%3,6500$2,060$77,177,9563Warner Bros.
5The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$6,740,996-5%3,30795$2,038$54,785,6652Paramount
6Alexander$5,116,843-8%2,445--$2,093$18,818,0571Warner Bros.
7Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$2,522,9894%2,47323$1,020$30,679,2553Universal
9After the Sunset$1,279,7559%2,309-510$554$23,674,2403New Line
10The Grudge$837,0364%1,486-626$563$107,466,8756Sony / Columbia