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 Tue, Oct. 17 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 17 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Departed$1,753,4878%3,0170$581$60,356,6132Warner Bros.
2Man of the Year (2006)$856,5473%2,515--$341$13,984,5581Universal
3The Grudge 2$722,998-13%3,211--$225$22,381,3001Sony / Columbia
4Open Season (2006)$517,274-19%3,687-146$140$60,425,0893Sony / Columbia
5The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$502,112-7%2,8200$178$31,238,7382New Line
6The Guardian (2006)$471,56510%3,044-197$155$42,037,7653Disney
7The Marine$460,685-1%2,545--$181$8,064,6261Fox
8Employee of the Month$365,164-4%2,5790$142$20,329,8332Lionsgate
9jackass: number two$303,198-5%2,330-677$130$68,999,1814Paramount
10School for Scoundrels (2006)$97,080-2%1,406-1601$69$16,565,4893MGM / Weinstein