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, Oct. 4 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 4 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Guardian (2006)$1,104,469-9%3,241--$341$21,671,3851Disney
2jackass: number two$914,371-14%3,0634$299$55,326,1232Paramount
3Open Season (2006)$882,436-4%3,833--$230$27,185,1501Sony / Columbia
4School for Scoundrels (2006)$431,826-11%3,004--$144$10,113,3291MGM / Weinstein
5Jet Li's Fearless$311,219-10%1,8104$172$19,163,3612Rogue
6Gridiron Gang$234,052-6%3,033-477$77$34,066,7333Sony / Columbia
7The Illusionist (2006)$207,109-1%1,319-113$157$32,024,8987Yari Film Group
8Flyboys$204,266-5%2,0330$100$10,583,1652MGM
9The Black Dahlia$179,317-6%2,009-227$89$21,302,3843Universal
10Little Miss Sunshine$142,063-4%1,065-319$133$53,588,66110Fox Searchlight