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 Thu, Sep. 1 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 1 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The 40-Year-Old Virgin$1,404,126-14%2,86823$490$55,349,8022Universal
2The Brothers Grimm$876,904-16%3,087--$284$19,703,0031Miramax / Dimension
3The Constant Gardener$792,497-15%1,324--$599$1,721,5430Focus
4Red Eye$742,479-10%3,09112$240$36,078,4272DreamWorks
5Four Brothers$527,166-12%2,6490$199$57,987,2833Paramount
6Wedding Crashers$519,501-15%2,737-183$190$189,999,3687New Line
7March of the Penguins$418,757-23%2,394292$175$58,003,57110Warner Independent
8The Cave$379,768-11%2,195--$173$8,015,1761Sony / Screen Gems
9The Skeleton Key$334,230-14%2,78410$120$39,735,5903Universal
10Valiant$240,378-37%2,0162$119$13,096,8342Disney