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 Tue, Jan. 24 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 24 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Underworld: Evolution$1,648,339-16%3,207--$514$30,457,5751Sony / Screen Gems
2Brokeback Mountain$724,28212%1,196513$606$43,123,6147Focus
3Last Holiday$457,682-1%2,5140$182$26,914,5652Paramount
4Glory Road$439,884-16%2,396174$184$28,671,9732Disney
5The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$358,999-9%2,757-467$130$272,605,8087Disney
6Hoodwinked$352,261-32%3,002608$117$29,503,3192The Weinstein Company
7Hostel$347,485-4%2,258-79$154$43,385,8733Lionsgate
8Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$333,861-3%2,826-413$118$102,047,2845Sony / Columbia
9Memoirs of a Geisha$282,80720%1,404-250$201$51,710,5405Sony / Columbia
10End of the Spear$275,002-5%1,163--$236$4,848,5381Rocky Mountain Pictures