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, Apr. 12 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 12 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: The Meltdown$2,627,1540%3,9695$662$123,561,5172Fox
2The Benchwarmers$1,388,7362%3,274--$424$23,830,0591Sony / Columbia
3Take the Lead$843,496-6%3,009--$280$14,665,6881New Line
4Inside Man$687,455-4%2,86737$240$68,110,0143Universal
5Lucky Number Slevin$579,540-9%1,984--$292$8,855,1641MGM / Weinstein
6V for Vendetta$355,860-2%2,003-907$178$63,367,3264Warner Bros.
7Failure to Launch$338,1513%2,616-458$129$80,119,6205Paramount
8ATL$244,888-5%1,6020$153$17,988,9192Warner Bros.
9She's the Man$229,0684%2,026-526$113$30,503,3694Paramount / DreamWorks
10Phat Girlz$193,628-12%1,060--$183$3,758,6051Fox Searchlight