'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, Apr. 2 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Apr. 2 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: The Meltdown$18,293,612-35%3,964--$4,615$68,032,7081Fox
2Inside Man$3,778,373-44%2,83012$1,335$52,509,8682Universal
3ATL$2,226,057-53%1,602--$1,390$11,553,8201Warner Bros.
4V for Vendetta$1,577,539-41%2,910-455$542$56,663,5393Warner Bros.
5Failure to Launch$1,363,216-53%3,074-128$443$73,090,6124Paramount
6She's the Man$977,312-49%2,552-79$383$26,625,9683Paramount / DreamWorks
8Stay Alive$878,240-55%2,0090$437$17,280,2462Disney
9The Shaggy Dog (2006)$821,880-45%2,929-492$281$53,553,7864Disney
10Basic Instinct 2$769,181-41%1,453--$529$3,200,8401Sony / Columbia