Grosses

'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 Wed, May. 18 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 18 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Monster-in-Law$1,609,444-11%3,424--$470$28,304,6781New Line
2Kicking & Screaming$725,050-18%3,455--$210$22,785,6301Universal
3Kingdom of Heaven$611,462-19%3,2193$190$37,273,8802Fox
4Crash (2005)$585,890-13%1,87612$312$21,561,9692Lionsgate
5Unleashed$582,794-27%1,957--$298$13,263,3331Rogue
6House of Wax$372,496-19%3,1110$120$23,298,7642Warner Bros.
7The Interpreter$339,811-9%2,602-212$131$62,241,6604Universal
8The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$332,836-14%2,770-363$120$44,645,1743Disney
9Mindhunters$153,412-18%1,040--$148$2,453,3361Dimension Films
10XXX: State of the Union$107,268-20%2,387-1093$45$24,718,9633Sony / Columbia