'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, Mar. 6 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 6 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Pacifier$8,373,568-38%3,131--$2,674$30,552,3411Disney
2Be Cool$5,650,337-41%3,216--$1,757$23,450,6311MGM
3Hitch$2,767,063-51%3,438-133$805$138,005,0824Sony / Columbia
4Diary of a Mad Black Woman$2,686,685-49%1,703220$1,578$37,077,4392Lionsgate
5Million Dollar Baby$2,011,176-48%2,350225$856$76,609,93212Warner Bros.
6Constantine$1,707,260-36%2,758-248$619$60,654,1613Warner Bros.
7Cursed$876,146-49%2,8050$312$15,284,9282Miramax / Dimension
8Because of Winn-Dixie$867,973-42%2,506-682$346$26,778,4073Fox
9Man of the House (2005)$813,525-49%2,4220$336$13,981,1852Sony / Columbia
10The Jacket$716,545-34%1,331--$538$2,723,8501Warner Independent