'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, Jan. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hide and Seek$8,770,08612%3,005--$2,918$16,602,5491Fox
2Are We There Yet?$7,523,62291%2,7101$2,776$33,565,4702Sony / Columbia
3Million Dollar Baby$5,413,58260%2,0101863$2,693$18,113,1267Warner Bros.
4Meet the Fockers$3,757,96868%3,006-440$1,250$256,344,2686Universal
5Coach Carter$3,633,01254%2,57422$1,411$51,541,3883Paramount
6The Aviator (2004)$3,390,77668%2,503242$1,355$66,115,2436Miramax
7Racing Stripes$3,042,266133%3,1850$955$32,877,0643Warner Bros.
8Sideways$2,861,48169%1,694995$1,689$38,263,87515Fox Searchlight
9In Good Company$2,842,72150%1,960-3$1,450$34,486,9815Universal
10Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$1,847,24455%2,2970$804$13,509,0822Rogue