'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 Tue, Mar. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2The Pacifier$1,333,9717%3,16635$421$57,059,0252Disney
4Be Cool$806,7940%3,2160$251$39,987,0962MGM
5Hitch$802,46510%2,975-463$270$151,369,9195Sony / Columbia
6Million Dollar Baby$502,46114%2,37525$212$85,009,58013Warner Bros.
7Constantine$409,0371%2,170-588$188$67,333,4504Warner Bros.
8Diary of a Mad Black Woman$310,594-11%1,605-98$194$44,680,2003Lionsgate
9Man of the House (2005)$163,07912%1,903-519$86$16,830,2763Sony / Columbia
10The Jacket$151,4211%1,3310$114$5,290,7662Warner Independent