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, Sep. 6 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 6 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Crank$695,686-17%2,515--$277$14,427,6661Lionsgate
2Invincible (2006)$601,067-14%2,9214$206$39,368,6582Disney
3The Wicker Man (2006)$535,468-11%2,784--$192$12,881,0021Warner Bros.
4Little Miss Sunshine$500,916-1%1,602172$313$36,748,1076Fox Searchlight
5Beerfest$352,091-14%2,9640$119$15,500,7782Warner Bros.
6Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby$288,139-13%3,001-369$96$138,917,9785Sony / Columbia
7World Trade Center$267,712-9%2,902-119$92$64,331,1414Paramount
8Snakes on a Plane$201,127-12%2,505-1050$80$32,001,0783New Line
9Step Up$200,988-18%2,553-94$79$58,937,8994Disney
10Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$185,804-14%1,78685$104$414,414,3099Disney