'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 Fri, Jan. 27 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 27 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Big Momma's House 2$8,374,810--3,261--$2,568$8,374,8101Fox
2Nanny McPhee$3,571,671--1,995--$1,790$3,571,6711Universal
3Underworld: Evolution$3,281,130136%3,2070$1,023$36,484,6412Sony / Screen Gems
5Brokeback Mountain$1,796,951159%1,654458$1,086$46,301,3848Focus
6Hoodwinked$1,599,035297%3,02018$529$31,884,5393The Weinstein Company
7Glory Road$1,525,495212%2,3971$636$31,126,6943Disney
8Last Holiday$1,344,619179%2,442-72$551$29,172,6633Paramount
9The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe$1,032,786156%2,170-587$476$274,397,0498Disney
10Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)$1,008,008190%2,132-694$473$103,721,5376Sony / Columbia