'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, Dec. 29 2006

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 29 2006LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Night at the Museum$13,543,35419%3,76883$3,594$92,601,4892Fox
2The Pursuit of Happyness$6,825,86127%2,8707$2,378$85,871,0143Sony / Columbia
3Charlotte's Web (2006)$4,615,9035%3,74517$1,233$45,474,6843Paramount
4Rocky Balboa$3,875,05531%3,0192$1,284$41,244,1612MGM
5The Good Shepherd$3,659,75233%2,2183$1,650$27,723,4992Universal
7We Are Marshall$2,863,76432%2,6060$1,099$18,803,7922Warner Bros.
8Happy Feet$2,863,6036%2,5650$1,116$171,189,6607Warner Bros.
9The Holiday$2,421,53618%2,69863$898$45,734,6294Sony / Columbia
10Blood Diamond$1,653,50632%1,9200$861$32,481,8614Warner Bros.