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, Nov. 7 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 7 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$1,620,39760%3,458--$469$22,133,8951Disney
2Flushed Away$1,521,50460%3,707--$410$21,288,8091Paramount / DreamWorks
3Saw III$1,044,119-5%3,1670$330$61,527,9462Lionsgate
4The Departed$677,06212%2,785-166$243$103,287,6835Warner Bros.
5The Prestige$593,8128%2,30524$258$40,281,5223Disney
6Flags of Our Fathers$426,04316%2,375185$179$27,344,0593Paramount / DreamWorks
7Open Season (2006)$302,49471%2,458-601$123$81,734,6476Sony / Columbia
8Man of the Year (2006)$286,88814%2,388-238$120$34,387,2214Universal
9Flicka$227,36646%2,314-563$98$17,985,8153Fox
10The Guardian (2006)$134,39719%1,274-699$105$52,531,0546Disney