'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. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Guess Who$5,078,680-34%3,147--$1,614$20,671,1771Sony / Columbia
2Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$3,280,333-39%3,233--$1,015$17,098,7081Warner Bros.
3The Ring Two$2,964,842-44%3,3419$887$57,902,6312DreamWorks
5The Pacifier$1,874,367-38%3,102-79$604$85,829,2394Disney
7Hitch$1,033,445-40%2,233-470$463$166,445,0387Sony / Columbia
8Be Cool$791,880-27%1,883-777$421$52,337,8074MGM
9Ice Princess$779,331-43%2,5010$312$13,342,0662Disney
10Million Dollar Baby$668,236-38%1,710-500$391$94,146,36315Warner Bros.