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 Sat, Sep. 17 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 17 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Just Like Heaven$7,002,01425%3,508--$1,996$12,603,8161DreamWorks
2The Exorcism of Emily Rose$6,449,90528%2,9832$2,162$48,199,9072Sony / Screen Gems
3Lord of War$3,802,53121%2,814--$1,351$6,934,5171Lionsgate
4The 40-Year-Old Virgin$2,765,60750%3,00632$920$89,373,1525Universal
5Cry Wolf$1,958,33725%1,789--$1,095$3,527,6701Rogue
6Transporter 2$1,791,94455%2,805-515$639$35,431,0313Fox
7The Constant Gardener$1,727,78460%1,3876$1,246$23,483,2953Focus
8Red Eye$1,324,53747%2,455-621$540$54,550,3585DreamWorks
9Wedding Crashers$1,219,14056%1,807-374$675$203,123,26010New Line
10March of the Penguins$1,178,76492%1,876-527$628$69,664,84913Warner Independent