'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, Mar. 10 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 10 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Failure to Launch$8,512,790--3,057--$2,785$8,512,7901Paramount
2The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$5,620,327--2,620--$2,145$5,620,3271Fox Searchlight
3The Shaggy Dog (2006)$4,152,271--3,501--$1,186$4,152,2711Disney
416 Blocks$2,182,113151%2,7060$806$17,581,1562Warner Bros.
5Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$1,582,594222%1,812-382$873$51,536,4013Lionsgate
6Eight Below$1,448,011137%2,970-152$488$62,462,3684Disney
7Ultraviolet$1,058,708126%2,5580$414$12,210,2612Sony / Screen Gems
9The Pink Panther (2006)$971,860174%2,302-722$422$71,976,0225Sony / Columbia
10Date Movie$845,899204%1,812-791$467$42,609,2254Fox