'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 Tue, Nov. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$2,145,072-12%3,8580$556$205,598,6442Warner Bros.
2Walk the Line$1,291,0667%3,138177$411$56,506,3072Fox
3Just Friends$590,8140%2,505--$236$14,428,8651New Line
4Rent$542,979-7%2,433--$223$18,268,2651Sony / Columbia
5Pride & Prejudice (2005)$505,9227%1,2991078$389$17,017,6083Focus
6Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$457,847-16%3,206--$143$25,325,3231Paramount
7Chicken Little$319,300-17%3,475-39$92$119,104,0264Disney
8Derailed$304,80116%2,061-386$148$29,875,0793The Weinstein Company
9The Ice Harvest$264,7964%1,550--$171$5,569,1291Focus