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 Wed, Mar. 8 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 8 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
116 Blocks$834,191-9%2,706--$308$14,528,1941Warner Bros.
2Eight Below$562,599-7%3,12250$180$60,403,4123Disney
3Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$471,805-16%2,1940$215$49,461,8882Lionsgate
4Ultraviolet$465,946-13%2,558--$182$10,683,7611Sony / Screen Gems
5The Pink Panther (2006)$314,310-6%3,024-289$104$70,649,4684Sony / Columbia
6Dave Chappelle's Block Party$296,011-20%1,200--$247$7,311,2111Rogue
7Firewall$266,8480%2,212-528$121$43,266,8804Warner Bros.
8Date Movie$240,183-7%2,603-295$92$41,484,6643Fox
9Curious George$234,5481%2,590-19$91$50,026,8754Universal
10Aquamarine$230,675-6%2,512--$92$8,254,7791Fox