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 Sun, Jan. 7 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 7 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Night at the Museum$6,151,668-41%3,730-38$1,649$163,844,9613Fox
2The Pursuit of Happyness$3,040,818-47%3,027157$1,005$124,035,4914Sony / Columbia
3Children of Men$2,581,934-36%1,2091193$2,136$11,805,5471Universal
4Freedom Writers$2,063,125-48%1,360--$1,517$9,404,8641Paramount
5Charlotte's Web (2006)$1,909,041-32%3,303-442$578$66,964,5794Paramount
6Happily N'Ever After$1,723,161-38%2,381--$724$6,607,9071Lionsgate
7The Good Shepherd$1,608,613-43%2,25032$715$48,342,3453Universal
8Rocky Balboa$1,515,000-41%3,018-1$502$60,644,1853MGM
9Eragon$1,347,651-35%2,625-360$513$67,044,5434Fox
10Happy Feet$1,252,789-27%2,212-353$566$185,424,6958Warner Bros.