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, Oct. 21 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Oct. 21 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Prestige$5,851,41614%2,281--$2,565$10,993,5651Disney
2The Departed$5,774,82139%3,005-12$1,922$73,408,0223Warner Bros.
3Flags of Our Fathers$4,010,13914%1,876--$2,138$7,539,7781Paramount / DreamWorks
4Open Season (2006)$3,588,15967%3,379-308$1,062$67,333,4884Sony / Columbia
5The Grudge 2$3,393,72328%3,2143$1,056$29,724,9112Sony / Columbia
6Flicka$3,098,65723%2,877--$1,077$5,608,3821Fox
7Man of the Year (2006)$3,076,90139%2,5227$1,220$20,763,7972Universal
8The Marine$1,658,60759%2,5450$652$11,521,8482Fox
9The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$1,654,70343%2,569-251$644$34,929,1963New Line
10The Guardian (2006)$1,628,18647%2,558-486$637$45,646,9334Disney