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 Wed, Oct. 5 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 5 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$956,412-19%3,4240$279$49,127,3922Disney
2A History of Violence$600,151-19%1,340--$448$10,696,5882New Line
3Serenity$558,402-20%2,188--$255$12,079,0091Universal
4Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$544,695-26%3,2040$170$35,060,3952Warner Bros.
5Into the Blue$433,541-23%2,789--$155$8,594,8171Sony / Columbia
6Just Like Heaven$404,000-17%3,54334$114$39,726,2803DreamWorks
7The Exorcism of Emily Rose$263,897-18%3,004-41$88$69,401,2674Sony / Screen Gems
8The Greatest Game Ever Played$262,498-18%1,014--$259$4,515,1801Disney
9The 40-Year-Old Virgin$259,604-11%2,152-429$121$102,204,9017Universal
10Lord of War$225,264-12%2,125-689$106$22,359,9243Lionsgate