'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. 20 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 20 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$635,71225%3,65611$174$35,335,9052DreamWorks
3The Fog (2005)$630,57313%2,972--$212$14,248,8151Sony / Columbia
4In Her Shoes$583,8715%2,84032$206$22,294,4222Fox
6Two for the Money$407,5930%2,3976$170$18,286,1652Universal
7Domino$375,1401%2,223--$169$6,319,3931New Line
8A History of Violence$315,9968%1,3488$234$23,364,4164New Line
10Tim Burton's Corpse Bride$235,60019%2,525-479$93$48,624,3044Warner Bros.