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 Mon, Nov. 29 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 29 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure$1,608,405-75%3,243226$496$88,878,6942Disney
2The Polar Express$936,470-78%3,6500$257$82,421,7493Warner Bros.
3Alexander$891,651-70%2,445--$365$22,728,8071Warner Bros.
4Christmas with the Kranks$777,307-81%3,393--$229$31,593,8981Sony / Columbia
5The Incredibles$740,018-84%3,453-230$214$215,035,0874Disney
6The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$552,702-86%3,30795$167$59,344,9412Paramount
7Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$359,830-72%2,47323$146$32,324,2303Universal
8Ray$201,322-74%1,499-528$134$65,327,7125Universal
9After the Sunset$183,345-72%2,309-510$79$24,512,1713New Line
10Saw$91,286-66%1,043-636$88$53,291,5675Lionsgate