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. 15 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 15 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Failure to Launch$2,035,506-5%3,057--$666$30,619,9131Paramount
2The Shaggy Dog (2006)$1,445,895-3%3,501--$413$20,672,7691Disney
3The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$1,162,887-10%2,620--$444$19,631,0561Fox Searchlight
416 Blocks$658,922-4%2,7060$244$24,819,6832Warner Bros.
5Eight Below$606,290-2%2,970-152$204$68,348,9334Disney
6The Pink Panther (2006)$366,165-2%2,302-722$159$75,728,5865Sony / Columbia
7Ultraviolet$337,073-4%2,5580$132$15,885,7902Sony / Screen Gems
8Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion$318,590-8%1,812-382$176$56,748,1393Lionsgate
9Aquamarine$307,810-5%2,53826$121$13,333,3492Fox
10Curious George$300,9050%1,942-648$155$53,458,0075Universal