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, Dec. 14 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 14 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Twelve$3,002,861-1%3,290--$913$45,176,4091Warner Bros.
2The Polar Express$1,237,90419%3,257-393$380$112,116,1765Warner Bros.
3Blade: Trinity$1,120,976-7%2,912--$385$26,813,8821New Line
4National Treasure$659,4188%3,203-40$206$125,342,5664Disney
5Christmas with the Kranks$443,65916%3,294-122$135$55,607,1583Sony / Columbia
6The Incredibles$311,5197%2,656-522$117$233,179,4356Disney
7The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$188,1576%3,3070$57$73,962,2254Paramount
8Alexander$182,11516%2,125-320$86$32,934,1563Warner Bros.
9Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$153,07920%1,701-732$90$38,696,5245Universal
10Ray$107,95819%1,129-418$96$69,488,8657Universal