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, Aug. 2 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Aug. 2 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Wedding Crashers$3,028,548-10%3,030105$1,000$122,012,1933New Line
2Charlie and the Chocolate Factory$2,557,989-10%3,775-15$678$153,484,8093Warner Bros.
3Sky High$2,055,949-8%2,905--$708$18,911,9541Disney
4Must Love Dogs$1,525,875-1%2,505--$609$15,923,3941Warner Bros.
5Stealth$1,386,423-14%3,495--$397$16,251,4541Sony / Columbia
6Bad News Bears$884,901-6%3,1830$278$24,489,6172Paramount
7The Island (2005)$881,099-10%3,13816$281$26,174,3662DreamWorks
8Fantastic Four$870,876-7%2,744-705$317$138,066,6754Fox
9War of the Worlds$682,149-7%2,324-941$294$219,779,5435Paramount
10Hustle and Flow$392,598-14%1,0152$387$15,440,7952Paramount Classics