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. 27 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 27 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$1,680,056-11%3,424--$491$28,197,2631Disney
2Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$912,241-11%3,2043199$285$21,590,9771Warner Bros.
3Just Like Heaven$636,833-8%3,5091$181$31,145,3032DreamWorks
4The Exorcism of Emily Rose$485,109-10%3,04562$159$63,282,2053Sony / Screen Gems
5Lord of War$459,272-4%2,8140$163$18,322,1002Lionsgate
6The 40-Year-Old Virgin$335,729-4%2,581-425$130$97,628,1906Universal
7Roll Bounce$285,531-22%1,625--$176$8,221,8651Fox Searchlight
8The Constant Gardener$187,844-5%1,282-105$147$28,057,0794Focus
9Transporter 2$177,501-7%1,726-1079$103$40,273,3964Fox
10March of the Penguins$144,17012%1,405-471$103$73,114,83714Warner Independent