'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, Aug. 13 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Aug. 13 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$6,221,598-28%3,8074$1,634$90,341,2732Sony / Columbia
2World Trade Center$5,618,575-23%2,957--$1,900$26,531,6791Paramount
3Step Up$4,966,877-29%2,467--$2,013$20,659,3411Disney
4Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$2,837,369-27%3,3110$857$33,717,4592Paramount
5Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$2,100,769-31%2,941-495$714$392,431,7796Disney
6Pulse (2006)$1,884,897-34%2,323--$811$8,205,7821Weinstein / Dimension
7The Descent$1,429,834-17%2,0950$682$17,543,3212Lionsgate
8Miami Vice$1,409,906-26%2,659-367$530$55,271,8563Universal
9Zoom$1,200,939-31%2,501--$480$4,510,1331Sony / Columbia
10Monster House$984,208-26%2,434-595$404$63,665,5964Sony / Columbia