'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, May. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, May. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Longest Yard (2005)$16,186,373--3,634--$4,454$16,186,3731Paramount
2Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$15,579,14672%3,6632$4,253$216,019,3632Fox
4Monster-in-Law$2,990,111101%3,230-194$926$52,653,0983New Line
5Kicking & Screaming$1,423,41555%2,966-504$480$39,037,8073Universal
6Crash (2005)$1,275,50995%1,680-225$759$31,414,4264Lionsgate
8The Interpreter$497,85859%1,171-993$425$67,094,0206Universal
9Kingdom of Heaven$436,33811%1,328-1480$329$43,260,9944Fox
10House of Wax$394,45818%1,635-1131$241$28,631,0184Warner Bros.