'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. 23 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Apr. 23 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Silent Hill$4,579,058-38%2,926--$1,565$20,151,7661Sony / Columbia
2Ice Age: The Meltdown$3,969,557-33%3,540-333$1,121$168,345,9594Fox
3Scary Movie 4$3,696,849-50%3,67472$1,006$67,477,3232Weinstein / Dimension
4The Sentinel$3,367,330-46%2,819--$1,195$14,366,6541Fox
5The Wild$2,569,636-31%2,8540$900$22,240,7932Disney
6The Benchwarmers$1,785,100-45%3,094-188$577$47,099,4403Sony / Columbia
7Take the Lead$1,082,219-39%2,413-596$448$29,488,9493New Line
8Inside Man$949,361-46%2,021-456$470$81,316,7275Universal
9American Dreamz$847,888-48%1,500--$565$3,668,5191Universal
10Lucky Number Slevin$687,812-35%1,735-254$396$18,675,6483MGM / Weinstein