'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 Sun, Mar. 26 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 26 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Inside Man$7,270,169-41%2,818--$2,580$28,955,6831Universal
2V for Vendetta$3,255,775-38%3,3650$968$46,208,0672Warner Bros.
3The Shaggy Dog (2006)$2,574,174-38%3,421-80$752$47,823,2453Disney
4Failure to Launch$2,299,813-52%3,20285$718$63,541,1023Paramount
5Stay Alive$2,156,229-51%2,009--$1,073$10,726,5971Disney
6She's the Man$1,774,694-44%2,6318$675$20,346,9502Paramount / DreamWorks
7Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector$1,506,858-50%1,710--$881$6,922,9021Lionsgate
8The Hills Have Eyes (2006)$1,132,425-39%2,461-160$460$35,717,2613Fox Searchlight
9Eight Below$731,024-41%2,101-502$348$77,140,0736Disney
1016 Blocks$557,650-42%2,066-600$270$34,005,7004Warner Bros.