'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, May. 22 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 22 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$34,212,009-16%3,661--$9,345$158,448,6761Fox
2Monster-in-Law$3,929,972-34%3,4240$1,148$44,179,8092New Line
3Kicking & Screaming$3,053,506-32%3,47015$880$34,197,7472Universal
4Crash (2005)$1,660,288-29%1,90529$872$27,649,5693Lionsgate
6Kingdom of Heaven$1,127,797-21%2,808-411$402$41,218,3003Fox
7House of Wax$912,785-33%2,766-345$330$26,915,4183Warner Bros.
8The Interpreter$757,763-43%2,164-438$350$65,405,4965Universal
9The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy$626,666-27%2,211-559$283$46,902,5884Disney
10Mindhunters$322,910-19%1,0400$310$3,565,5982Dimension Films