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, Sep. 20 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 20 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Just Like Heaven$1,020,09911%3,508--$291$18,350,2891DreamWorks
2The Exorcism of Emily Rose$892,5053%2,9832$299$53,315,4402Sony / Screen Gems
3Lord of War$832,4176%2,814--$296$11,010,7681Lionsgate
4The 40-Year-Old Virgin$524,63921%3,00632$175$91,685,7605Universal
5Transporter 2$324,77312%2,805-515$116$37,110,7503Fox
6The Constant Gardener$297,99524%1,3876$215$24,833,7623Focus
7Cry Wolf$225,3090%1,789--$126$4,879,9071Rogue
8March of the Penguins$191,72517%1,876-527$102$70,745,64713Warner Independent
9Red Eye$189,12215%2,455-621$77$55,537,5445DreamWorks
10Wedding Crashers$178,65821%1,807-374$99$203,976,69110New Line