'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. 9 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 9 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Rich or Die Tryin'$3,624,729--1,652--$2,194$3,624,7290Paramount
2Chicken Little$1,615,173-28%3,654--$442$45,811,5731Disney
4Saw II$977,794-14%2,9490$332$63,444,0482Lionsgate
5The Legend of Zorro$535,525-15%3,5200$152$32,045,9262Sony / Columbia
7Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story$274,508-15%2,617126$105$24,683,1663DreamWorks
8The Weather Man$240,950-1%1,5100$160$9,335,6782Paramount
9North Country$198,283-5%2,211-344$90$16,227,3273Warner Bros.