'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. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$18,708,177-11%3,6632$5,107$255,645,9512Fox
3The Longest Yard (2005)$14,122,899-18%3,634--$3,886$47,607,5011Paramount
4Monster-in-Law$3,433,204-10%3,230-194$1,063$59,906,9433New Line
5Kicking & Screaming$1,868,3112%2,966-504$630$42,744,1783Universal
6Crash (2005)$1,606,378-10%1,680-225$956$34,797,4084Lionsgate
7The Interpreter$825,57110%1,171-993$705$68,669,1026Universal
9Kingdom of Heaven$615,900-4%1,328-1480$464$44,516,5274Fox
10House of Wax$429,149-11%1,635-1131$262$29,540,9254Warner Bros.