'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 Mon, Mar. 13 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 13 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Failure to Launch$2,037,623-64%3,057--$667$26,449,4121Paramount
2The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$1,465,005-63%2,620--$559$17,173,0541Fox Searchlight
3The Shaggy Dog (2006)$1,427,373-71%3,501--$408$17,737,0041Disney
416 Blocks$665,285-66%2,7060$246$23,474,6232Warner Bros.
5Eight Below$556,121-66%2,970-152$187$67,123,7474Disney
6Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$377,802-73%1,812-382$209$56,081,7803Lionsgate
7Ultraviolet$363,208-65%2,5580$142$15,196,2912Sony / Screen Gems
8The Pink Panther (2006)$336,242-67%2,302-722$146$74,989,3755Sony / Columbia
10Curious George$271,527-67%1,942-648$140$52,855,3805Universal