'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 Mon, May. 9 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 9 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kingdom of Heaven$1,703,182-67%3,216--$530$21,339,1301Fox
2House of Wax$954,201-65%3,111--$307$13,031,4761Warner Bros.
3Crash (2005)$902,322-66%1,864--$484$10,009,9981Lionsgate
4The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$712,444-74%3,1330$227$36,495,0442Disney
5The Interpreter$521,090-77%2,81450$185$54,927,3733Universal
6XXX: State of the Union$342,903-77%3,4800$99$21,247,5542Sony / Columbia
7The Amityville Horror (2005)$303,047-64%2,478-580$122$60,611,3134MGM
8Sahara (2005)$213,366-81%2,516-596$85$61,881,2485Paramount
9A Lot Like Love$209,130-75%2,153-349$97$19,120,3653Disney
10Fever Pitch (2005)$115,367-83%1,541-651$75$39,365,4755Fox