'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, Mar. 5 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 5 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Pacifier$13,585,09458%3,131--$4,339$22,178,7731Disney
2Be Cool$9,620,89518%3,216--$2,992$17,800,2941MGM
3Hitch$5,689,66255%3,438-133$1,655$135,238,0194Sony / Columbia
4Diary of a Mad Black Woman$5,273,50672%1,703220$3,097$34,390,7542Lionsgate
5Million Dollar Baby$3,837,43968%2,350225$1,633$74,598,75612Warner Bros.
6Constantine$2,680,84854%2,758-248$972$58,946,9013Warner Bros.
7Cursed$1,717,27135%2,8050$612$14,408,7822Miramax / Dimension
8Man of the House (2005)$1,594,70245%2,4220$658$13,167,6602Sony / Columbia
9Because of Winn-Dixie$1,488,00776%2,506-682$594$25,910,4343Fox
10The Aviator (2004)$1,156,30284%1,331-248$869$96,530,61511Miramax