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, Dec. 26 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 26 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Night at the Museum$13,506,87715%3,688--$3,662$55,720,2551Fox
2The Pursuit of Happyness$7,116,082-8%2,86311$2,486$67,954,3802Sony / Columbia
3Rocky Balboa$4,452,336-8%3,017--$1,476$31,149,6761MGM
4The Good Shepherd$4,119,583-3%2,215--$1,860$18,261,2161Universal
5Charlotte's Web (2006)$3,846,57192%3,728162$1,032$32,225,0982Paramount
6Eragon$3,068,66132%3,03010$1,013$42,898,1752Fox
7We Are Marshall$2,873,60216%2,606--$1,103$11,457,6991Warner Bros.
8Happy Feet$2,460,77475%2,565-770$959$162,990,1236Warner Bros.
9The Holiday$2,258,49612%2,63521$857$39,208,5853Sony / Columbia
10Black Christmas (2006)$1,763,669-47%1,278--$1,380$5,071,3430MGM / Weinstein