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, Jan. 23 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 23 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dreamgirls$684,40420%2,214307$309$78,673,4974Paramount / DreamWorks
2Night at the Museum$587,780-12%3,483-129$169$206,110,8645Fox
3Stomp the Yard$565,761-15%2,0510$276$41,778,5702Sony / Screen Gems
4The Hitcher (2007)$519,778-7%2,831--$184$8,897,3421Rogue
5The Pursuit of Happyness$466,45614%3,066-103$152$146,997,3816Sony / Columbia
6The Queen$435,59040%1,5861242$275$36,243,27117Miramax
7Children of Men$320,55910%1,52416$210$28,103,8483Universal
8Freedom Writers$302,699-2%2,286107$132$27,133,0423Paramount
9Alpha Dog$284,708-4%1,2923$220$12,366,4742Universal
10The Good Shepherd$157,3235%1,571-423$100$57,909,7695Universal