'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, Feb. 5 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Feb. 5 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Boogeyman$8,460,8255%3,052--$2,772$16,520,3501Sony / Screen Gems
2Are We There Yet?$5,534,148107%2,79080$1,984$48,872,5273Sony / Columbia
3The Wedding Date$4,946,73617%1,694--$2,920$9,173,6481Universal
4Hide and Seek$4,350,23539%3,0050$1,448$34,279,1522Fox
5Million Dollar Baby$4,327,58165%2,02515$2,137$32,879,7248Warner Bros.
6The Aviator (2004)$2,810,60372%2,53027$1,111$74,932,7307Miramax
7Meet the Fockers$2,541,23469%2,504-502$1,015$264,401,7107Universal
8Sideways$2,421,46067%1,78692$1,356$45,883,40616Fox Searchlight
9Coach Carter$2,255,11063%2,5740$876$58,747,1584Paramount
10Racing Stripes$2,182,120126%3,003-182$727$39,240,4894Warner Bros.