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, Jan. 17 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 17 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dreamgirls$778,9483%1,9071055$408$68,639,7163Paramount / DreamWorks
2Night at the Museum$764,184-8%3,612-118$212$192,097,9224Fox
3Stomp the Yard$736,250-12%2,051--$359$27,447,0191Sony / Screen Gems
4The Pursuit of Happyness$572,488-2%3,169142$181$139,235,7725Sony / Columbia
5Alpha Dog$463,447-9%1,289--$360$8,382,7041Universal
6Children of Men$459,494-3%1,508299$305$23,352,0762Universal
7Freedom Writers$383,0105%2,179819$176$20,921,3502Paramount
8Primeval$301,954-10%2,444--$124$7,431,1621Disney
9The Good Shepherd$299,6447%1,994-256$150$55,282,1344Universal
10Blood Diamond$228,177-2%1,116-394$204$48,661,8996Warner Bros.