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, Sep. 7 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 7 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Transporter 2$910,714-19%3,303--$276$22,143,9951Fox
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$839,388-10%2,90133$289$73,654,0123Universal
3The Constant Gardener$529,722-7%1,34622$394$13,784,0611Focus
4The Brothers Grimm$400,373-11%3,09811$129$29,582,4272Miramax / Dimension
5Red Eye$389,395-11%3,13443$124$46,341,4693DreamWorks
6Wedding Crashers$324,599-5%2,416-321$134$196,489,5578New Line
7Four Brothers$322,550-10%2,435-214$132$65,034,0464Paramount
8March of the Penguins$256,458-4%2,506112$102$64,086,91311Warner Independent
9The Cave$187,038-10%2,1950$85$12,174,0922Sony / Screen Gems
10The Skeleton Key$168,142-14%2,414-370$70$44,141,5934Universal