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 Thu, Sep. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$1,477,6423%3,424--$432$31,105,2421Disney
2Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$782,6410%3,2043199$244$23,153,6181Warner Bros.
3Just Like Heaven$591,6476%3,5091$169$32,295,3992DreamWorks
4Lord of War$435,4672%2,8140$155$19,182,9532Lionsgate
5The Exorcism of Emily Rose$417,158-1%3,04562$137$64,121,2973Sony / Screen Gems
6The 40-Year-Old Virgin$336,8035%2,581-425$130$98,286,7086Universal
7The Constant Gardener$212,62911%1,282-105$166$28,462,0644Focus
8Roll Bounce$210,538-2%1,625--$130$8,648,0621Fox Searchlight
9Transporter 2$170,9567%1,726-1079$99$40,604,8694Fox
10March of the Penguins$150,50715%1,405-471$107$73,395,73414Warner Independent