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 Mon, Dec. 19 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 19 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1King Kong (2005)$5,638,726-64%3,568--$1,580$71,819,8991Universal
2The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$4,654,698-53%3,68064$1,265$117,823,6702Disney
3The Family Stone$1,719,021-52%2,466--$697$14,239,2121Fox
4Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$884,354-54%3,185-543$278$253,486,6355Warner Bros.
5Syriana$757,237-54%1,77523$427$23,222,0832Warner Bros.
6Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)$531,495-47%2,723-487$195$45,735,0354Paramount
7Walk the Line$525,303-51%2,664-370$197$83,131,9455Fox
8Just Friends$355,968-37%1,882-582$189$29,942,6504New Line
9Aeon Flux$272,137-49%2,058-550$132$23,485,7603Paramount
10Pride & Prejudice (2005)$262,024-43%1,141-194$230$29,430,4846Focus