'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, Nov. 2 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 2 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw II$2,246,789-14%2,949--$762$41,119,0871Lionsgate
2The Legend of Zorro$872,787-11%3,520--$248$19,406,8531Sony / Columbia
4Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$378,304-1%2,491484$152$18,633,8792DreamWorks
5The Weather Man$375,981-3%1,510--$249$5,392,9821Paramount
6North Country$347,320-3%2,5550$136$13,164,6492Warner Bros.
8Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit$222,040-1%2,935-537$76$50,478,8034DreamWorks