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. 29 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 29 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$8,875,8771%3,853173$2,304$191,993,1553Disney
2King Kong (2005)$7,100,9460%3,5768$1,986$142,733,7962Universal
3Cheaper by the Dozen 2$5,177,9752%3,17575$1,631$35,826,5031Fox
4Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$4,714,9010%3,0560$1,543$43,582,7741Sony / Columbia
5Rumor Has It$2,491,613-1%2,815--$885$15,077,9601Warner Bros.
6Memoirs of a Geisha$2,356,868-1%1,5471495$1,524$20,418,0551Sony / Columbia
7The Family Stone$2,235,0880%2,4690$905$36,036,5872Fox
8Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire$2,040,819-1%2,424-326$842$269,453,1086Warner Bros.
9The Ringer$1,918,2220%1,829--$1,049$13,601,4661Fox Searchlight
10Wolf Creek$1,086,1990%1,749--$621$8,401,5851Weinstein / Dimension