'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 Fri, Apr. 1 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 1 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sin City$11,820,124--3,230--$3,659$11,820,1241Miramax / Dimension
2Guess Who$4,459,030169%3,1470$1,417$32,782,9142Sony / Columbia
3Beauty Shop$4,378,011147%2,659--$1,646$8,223,8351MGM
5Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$2,773,429111%3,2330$858$25,766,8712Warner Bros.
6The Ring Two$2,014,823123%3,179-162$634$64,372,7963DreamWorks
7The Pacifier$1,875,43684%2,851-251$658$92,187,6765Disney
8The Upside of Anger$1,259,030747%1,111944$1,133$5,781,6494New Line
9Hitch$977,507111%1,859-374$526$169,337,0278Sony / Columbia
10Ice Princess$806,15435%1,802-699$447$16,808,0453Disney