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, Dec. 15 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 15 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1King Kong (2005)$6,295,615-35%3,567--$1,765$16,051,1990Universal
2The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$3,638,0064%3,616--$1,006$81,330,6401Disney
3Syriana$748,204-8%1,7521743$427$16,858,9851Warner Bros.
4Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$581,539-2%3,325-533$175$246,649,9644Warner Bros.
5Walk the Line$438,892-1%2,749-411$160$78,919,6844Fox
6Pride & Prejudice (2005)$292,5613%1,3358$219$27,586,9385Focus
7Just Friends$266,0554%2,464-41$108$27,503,1863New Line
8Aeon Flux$261,2331%2,6080$100$21,463,7212Paramount
9Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$237,90917%3,2100$74$41,691,8223Paramount
10Rent$125,2192%1,133-1304$111$27,522,8973Sony / Columbia