'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 Mon, Mar. 26 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 26 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1300$1,818,295-67%3,28010$554$163,524,2113Warner Bros.
2TMNT$1,428,817-76%3,110--$459$25,684,0191Warner Bros.
4Wild Hogs$883,650-73%3,40141$260$124,188,9024Disney
5The Hills Have Eyes II (2007)$659,988-70%2,447--$270$10,346,2041Fox Atomic
6Premonition$633,114-70%2,8310$224$32,288,5462Sony / Columbia
7Reign Over Me$570,818-68%1,671--$342$8,031,5201Sony / Columbia
8The Last Mimzy$569,471-79%3,017--$189$10,597,0011New Line
9Dead Silence$251,451-70%1,8061$139$13,466,5952Universal