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 Wed, Jul. 20 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 20 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$6,884,515-11%3,770--$1,826$79,364,5641Warner Bros.
2Wedding Crashers$4,956,436-8%2,925--$1,695$50,042,9181New Line
3Fantastic Four$2,405,470-6%3,61917$665$107,942,9812Fox
4War of the Worlds$1,648,996-9%3,724-186$443$197,805,0743Paramount
5Batman Begins$778,750-7%2,810-534$277$185,586,8815Warner Bros.
6Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)$644,557-7%2,370-411$272$170,271,9536Fox
7Herbie: Fully Loaded$589,205-2%2,481-521$237$57,711,2264Disney
8Dark Water$553,555-8%2,6570$208$20,663,8882Disney
9Bewitched$387,352-5%2,290-724$169$58,199,5244Sony / Columbia
10Madagascar$353,421-6%1,779-383$199$185,172,5838DreamWorks