'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. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Diary of a Mad Black Woman$5,384,584-41%1,483--$3,631$21,904,9031Lionsgate
2Hitch$4,514,715-52%3,571-4$1,264$121,430,1723Sony / Columbia
3Constantine$3,216,880-38%3,0060$1,070$50,977,7862Warner Bros.
4Man of the House (2005)$2,020,629-48%2,422--$834$8,917,0031Sony / Columbia
5Cursed$2,013,376-49%2,805--$718$9,634,1531Miramax / Dimension
6Because of Winn-Dixie$1,946,928-36%3,1880$611$22,275,3832Fox
7Million Dollar Baby$1,866,189-48%2,12520$878$64,860,55711Warner Bros.
8Son of the Mask$1,262,951-26%2,9660$426$14,023,9592New Line
9Are We There Yet?$1,159,771-39%2,242-277$517$76,477,1106Sony / Columbia
10The Aviator (2004)$897,707-52%1,579-131$569$93,675,16510Miramax