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, Oct. 6 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 6 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Flightplan$1,024,3787%3,4240$299$50,151,7702Disney
2A History of Violence$630,5545%1,340--$471$11,327,1422New Line
3Serenity$589,2656%2,188--$269$12,668,2741Universal
4Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$543,5780%3,2040$170$35,603,9732Warner Bros.
5Into the Blue$477,79710%2,789--$171$9,072,6141Sony / Columbia
6Just Like Heaven$440,8869%3,54334$124$40,167,1663DreamWorks
7The Exorcism of Emily Rose$286,0878%3,004-41$95$69,687,3544Sony / Screen Gems
8The 40-Year-Old Virgin$279,8738%2,152-429$130$102,484,7747Universal
9The Greatest Game Ever Played$260,786-1%1,014--$257$4,775,9661Disney
10Lord of War$235,3464%2,125-689$111$22,595,2703Lionsgate