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. 14 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 14 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Exorcism of Emily Rose$1,542,187-10%2,981--$517$35,185,2221Sony / Screen Gems
2The 40-Year-Old Virgin$685,1780%2,97473$230$84,089,6974Universal
3Transporter 2$530,257-6%3,32017$160$31,963,8002Fox
4The Constant Gardener$415,678-2%1,38135$301$20,245,5712Focus
5Red Eye$297,5121%3,076-58$97$52,028,7794DreamWorks
6Wedding Crashers$273,0580%2,181-235$125$200,832,9239New Line
7The Man$272,837-5%2,040--$134$4,891,1551New Line
8The Brothers Grimm$244,9320%2,750-348$89$34,026,1523Miramax / Dimension
9March of the Penguins$233,9979%2,403-103$97$67,623,32512Warner Independent
10Four Brothers$231,257-3%2,093-342$110$68,955,0755Paramount