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 Wed, Nov. 29 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Nov. 29 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Casino Royale (2006)$1,654,919-7%3,4430$481$99,213,6062Sony / Columbia
2Happy Feet$1,077,656-9%3,8040$283$102,875,4882Warner Bros.
3Deja Vu (2006)$1,024,269-13%3,1080$330$32,060,5851Disney
4Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$579,280-6%2,552-28$227$110,948,1914Fox
5Deck the Halls$335,368-6%3,205182$105$18,001,3761Fox
6Bobby$271,373-10%1,6671665$163$6,974,5962MGM / Weinstein
7Stranger Than Fiction$261,960-1%2,2580$116$33,296,6883Sony / Columbia
8The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$236,257-9%3,0430$78$67,884,3834Disney
9The Fountain$233,007-11%1,4720$158$6,231,5691Warner Bros.
10Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny$206,990-13%1,9190$108$5,910,7461New Line