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, Jul. 26 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 26 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$3,709,512-12%4,1330$898$334,134,1643Disney
2Monster House$2,411,573-9%3,553--$679$29,945,0261Sony / Columbia
3You, Me and Dupree$1,600,691-11%3,1376$510$50,446,2912Universal
4Lady in the Water$1,588,083-12%3,235--$491$23,483,4751Warner Bros.
5The Devil Wears Prada$1,082,076-7%2,248-562$481$100,796,0884Fox
6Little Man$1,017,863-14%2,5374$401$44,038,9372Sony / Columbia
7Clerks II$1,015,079-12%2,150--$472$13,568,6021MGM / Weinstein
8My Super Ex-Girlfriend$946,226-13%2,702--$350$11,736,8481Fox
9Superman Returns$872,285-8%2,826-939$309$181,123,6034Warner Bros.
10Cars$659,244-5%2,410-593$274$231,476,1727Disney