'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 Thu, Jan. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Are We There Yet?$823,8175%2,709--$304$22,112,6071Sony / Columbia
2Meet the Fockers$775,8795%3,446-108$225$250,347,1715Universal
3The Aviator (2004)$758,351-2%2,261305$335$60,700,1985Miramax
4Coach Carter$717,30611%2,55228$281$45,556,0002Paramount
5In Good Company$588,5423%1,963397$300$29,752,7514Universal
6Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$576,6643%2,29764$251$10,471,9411Rogue
7The Phantom of the Opera$486,22515%1,511604$322$34,890,5745Warner Bros.
8White Noise$381,38110%2,247-32$170$50,841,6103Universal
9Racing Stripes$358,57610%3,1850$113$28,527,1032Warner Bros.