'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, Apr. 10 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Apr. 10 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Sahara (2005)$4,317,617-43%3,154--$1,369$18,068,6041Paramount
2Sin City$3,645,492-37%3,2300$1,129$50,766,9292Miramax / Dimension
3Fever Pitch (2005)$2,524,962-53%3,267--$773$12,400,5441Fox
4Beauty Shop$1,579,517-49%2,6590$594$26,124,9552MGM
5Guess Who$1,561,616-50%3,064-83$510$51,021,3253Sony / Columbia
7Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous$973,827-47%3,011-222$323$37,533,4363Warner Bros.
8The Pacifier$739,308-48%2,375-476$311$100,559,5376Disney
9The Ring Two$635,513-51%2,407-772$264$72,281,0154DreamWorks
10The Upside of Anger$529,093-56%1,15140$460$12,202,5415New Line