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 Tue, May. 31 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 31 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$4,406,605-70%3,6632$1,203$274,893,5752Fox
2The Longest Yard (2005)$3,978,841-64%3,634--$1,095$62,593,2571Paramount
3Madagascar$3,835,060-72%4,131--$928$64,846,2451DreamWorks
4Monster-in-Law$929,946-63%3,230-194$288$63,383,5723New Line
5Crash (2005)$501,144-64%1,680-225$298$36,699,9964Lionsgate
6Kicking & Screaming$430,062-69%2,966-504$145$44,553,3473Universal
7Unleashed$202,051-67%1,419-543$142$22,314,1233Rogue
8Kingdom of Heaven$184,868-64%1,328-1480$139$45,214,1144Fox
9The Interpreter$152,074-71%1,171-993$130$69,353,8406Universal
10House of Wax$147,577-54%1,635-1131$90$30,011,9244Warner Bros.