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 Fri, Aug. 11 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 11 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Step Up$8,729,098--2,467--$3,538$8,729,0981Disney
2Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$7,212,42268%3,8074$1,895$75,427,3002Sony / Columbia
3World Trade Center$5,844,50575%2,957--$1,976$13,645,7501Paramount
4Pulse (2006)$3,482,960--2,323--$1,499$3,482,9601Weinstein / Dimension
5Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$2,999,51849%3,3110$906$27,014,1332Paramount
6Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$2,080,38558%2,941-495$707$387,274,8326Disney
7Zoom$1,576,208--2,501--$630$1,576,2081Sony / Columbia
8The Descent$1,465,87561%2,0950$700$14,391,5082Lionsgate
9Miami Vice$1,395,31059%2,659-367$525$51,960,4163Universal
10John Tucker Must Die$1,138,19828%2,213-353$514$33,889,9103Fox