'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 Sun, Jan. 30 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 30 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hide and Seek$5,356,666-39%3,005--$1,783$21,959,2151Fox
2Are We There Yet?$4,892,362-35%2,7101$1,805$38,457,8322Sony / Columbia
3Million Dollar Baby$3,472,516-36%2,0101863$1,728$21,585,6427Warner Bros.
4Racing Stripes$2,188,098-28%3,1850$687$35,065,1623Warner Bros.
5The Aviator (2004)$2,135,684-37%2,503242$853$68,250,9276Miramax
6Meet the Fockers$2,029,890-46%3,006-440$675$258,374,1586Universal
7Coach Carter$2,029,332-44%2,57422$788$53,570,7203Paramount
8Sideways$1,793,137-37%1,694995$1,059$40,057,01215Fox Searchlight
9In Good Company$1,509,400-47%1,960-3$770$35,996,3815Universal
10Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)$1,255,089-32%2,2970$546$14,764,1712Rogue