'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, Feb. 13 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 13 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hitch$10,594,281-43%3,575--$2,963$43,142,3051Sony / Columbia
2Are We There Yet?$2,411,528-40%2,81020$858$61,255,3234Sony / Columbia
3Boogeyman$2,286,117-51%3,0520$749$32,769,0302Sony / Screen Gems
4Million Dollar Baby$2,069,296-40%2,03510$1,017$44,954,3789Warner Bros.
5Pooh's Heffalump Movie$1,840,375-29%2,529--$728$5,804,8991Disney
6Hide and Seek$1,399,398-44%2,525-480$554$43,412,2783Fox
7The Wedding Date$1,321,019-47%1,70410$775$19,422,8142Universal
8The Aviator (2004)$1,310,531-40%2,196-334$597$82,349,1828Miramax
9Sideways$1,165,939-46%1,619-167$720$52,781,58317Fox Searchlight
10Racing Stripes$911,663-30%2,430-573$375$43,830,2345Warner Bros.