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 Fri, Sep. 30 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Sep. 30 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$4,514,971206%3,4240$1,319$35,620,2132Disney
2Serenity$3,949,682--2,188--$1,805$3,949,6821Universal
3Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$2,806,583259%3,2040$876$25,960,2012Warner Bros.
4A History of Violence$2,613,462--1,3401326$1,950$3,132,4962New Line
5Into the Blue$2,411,327--2,789--$865$2,411,3271Sony / Columbia
6Just Like Heaven$1,924,012225%3,54334$543$34,219,4113DreamWorks
7The Exorcism of Emily Rose$1,341,138221%3,004-41$446$65,462,4354Sony / Screen Gems
8The Greatest Game Ever Played$1,083,728--1,014--$1,069$1,083,7281Disney
9Roll Bounce$1,018,113384%1,66136$613$9,666,1752Fox Searchlight
10The 40-Year-Old Virgin$925,514175%2,152-429$430$99,212,2227Universal