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 Mon, Aug. 28 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 28 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Invincible (2006)$1,644,971-66%2,917--$564$18,674,9321Disney
2Beerfest$943,848-57%2,964--$318$7,974,9631Warner Bros.
3Little Miss Sunshine$840,954-61%1,430739$588$23,737,7725Fox Searchlight
4Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$801,837-66%3,370-371$238$128,607,6914Sony / Columbia
5Accepted$729,305-57%2,9173$250$21,715,2612Universal
6Step Up$678,596-58%2,6478$256$51,075,3903Disney
7World Trade Center$626,806-69%3,02123$207$56,269,6433Paramount
8Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$618,016-67%3,003-224$206$55,548,8524Paramount
9Snakes on a Plane$614,745-66%3,5550$173$26,938,3532New Line
10How to Eat Fried Worms$442,143-63%1,870--$236$4,446,2771New Line