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 Fri, Oct. 27 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Oct. 27 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw III$14,471,955--3,167--$4,570$14,471,9551Lionsgate
2The Prestige$2,995,658193%2,2810$1,313$22,204,4452Disney
3The Departed$2,775,229159%2,951-54$940$84,026,5834Warner Bros.
4Flags of Our Fathers$1,880,821146%2,190314$859$15,456,3802Paramount / DreamWorks
5Open Season (2006)$1,461,410257%3,059-320$478$72,719,5865Sony / Columbia
6Man of the Year (2006)$1,432,593233%2,626104$546$25,588,1943Universal
7Flicka$1,423,676281%2,8770$495$10,588,6602Fox
8The Grudge 2$1,179,634254%3,063-151$385$33,899,6713Sony / Columbia
9The Guardian (2006)$721,469175%1,973-585$366$48,292,8355Disney
10Catch a Fire$646,021--1,305--$495$646,0211Focus Features