'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 Sat, Jun. 4 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jun. 4 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2The Longest Yard (2005)$10,496,85120%3,6340$2,889$88,943,5832Paramount
3Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$10,456,76648%3,650-13$2,865$300,334,7753Fox
4Cinderella Man$7,409,92925%2,812--$2,635$13,315,5801Universal
5The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants$3,773,5404%2,583--$1,461$11,146,8391Warner Bros.
6Monster-in-Law$2,498,48332%3,025-205$826$69,488,4454New Line
7Lords of Dogtown$1,797,231-30%1,865--$964$4,362,8461Sony / Columbia
8Crash (2005)$1,356,75742%1,319-361$1,029$39,977,2675Lionsgate
9Kicking & Screaming$977,79030%1,827-1139$535$47,136,0104Universal