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, Jul. 19 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 19 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$7,768,205-9%3,770--$2,061$72,480,0491Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$5,388,446-7%2,925--$1,842$45,086,4821New Line
3Fantastic Four$2,572,253-7%3,61917$711$105,537,5112Fox
4War of the Worlds$1,814,109-5%3,724-186$487$196,156,0783Paramount
5Batman Begins$836,3711%2,810-534$298$184,808,1315Warner Bros.
6Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$691,3885%2,370-411$292$169,627,3966Fox
7Herbie: Fully Loaded$602,5949%2,481-521$243$57,122,0214Disney
8Dark Water$600,589-4%2,6570$226$20,110,3332Disney
9Bewitched$406,5937%2,290-724$178$57,812,1724Sony / Columbia
10Madagascar$376,3026%1,779-383$212$184,819,1628DreamWorks