'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 Sat, Sep. 2 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 2 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Invincible (2006)$4,588,04950%2,9214$1,571$30,288,5882Disney
3The Wicker Man (2006)$3,581,33326%2,784--$1,286$6,425,2991Warner Bros.
4Little Miss Sunshine$2,963,98362%1,602172$1,850$30,899,8286Fox Searchlight
5Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$2,339,69057%3,001-369$780$134,503,4935Sony / Columbia
6Barnyard: The Original Party Animals$2,015,178100%2,907-96$693$60,211,9965Paramount
7World Trade Center$1,762,06568%2,902-119$607$60,693,4504Paramount
8Step Up$1,738,20446%2,553-94$681$55,812,0364Disney
10Crossover$1,605,43635%1,023--$1,569$2,792,6951Sony / Columbia