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 Sat, Sep. 23 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Sep. 23 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1jackass: number two$10,150,632-14%3,059--$3,318$21,953,2281Paramount
2Gridiron Gang$4,381,80349%3,5106$1,248$24,817,2032Sony / Columbia
3Jet Li's Fearless$4,313,45525%1,806--$2,388$7,750,7321Rogue
4Flyboys$2,505,44925%2,033--$1,232$4,505,2701MGM
5Everyone's Hero$2,278,025111%2,8982$786$10,202,9032Fox
6The Black Dahlia$1,956,14342%2,23610$875$16,151,2002Universal
7All the King's Men (2006)$1,561,43926%1,514--$1,031$2,797,8361Sony / Columbia
8The Illusionist (2006)$1,442,98248%1,432-6$1,008$26,683,7316Yari Film Group
9The Covenant$1,433,11445%2,678-3$535$19,426,4853Sony / Screen Gems
10Little Miss Sunshine$1,328,46861%1,384-52$960$49,622,6179Fox Searchlight