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. 31 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 31 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw III$4,505,88574%3,167--$1,423$40,709,5691Lionsgate
2The Departed$808,48612%2,951-54$274$92,632,6424Warner Bros.
3The Prestige$776,36018%2,2810$340$30,217,3532Disney
4Flags of Our Fathers$610,88826%2,190314$279$21,018,1992Paramount / DreamWorks
5Man of the Year (2006)$367,99140%2,626104$140$29,513,9513Universal
6Open Season (2006)$334,60530%3,059-320$109$77,713,4835Sony / Columbia
7The Grudge 2$308,89997%3,063-151$101$36,450,5753Sony / Columbia
8Flicka$268,40418%2,8770$93$14,389,1572Fox
9The Guardian (2006)$201,64037%1,973-585$102$50,296,0915Disney
10The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$172,10369%2,007-562$86$38,445,0394New Line