'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, Jun. 11 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 11 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Thirteen$4,155,816-54%3,565--$1,166$40,289,7231Warner Bros.
2Knocked Up$2,689,753-52%2,8765$935$68,556,2012Universal
3Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$2,169,050-64%4,002-360$542$255,610,3783Disney
4Surf's Up$1,856,280-63%3,528--$526$19,495,4701Sony / Columbia
5Shrek the Third$1,635,500-63%3,925-184$417$283,098,2734Paramount / DreamWorks
6Hostel Part II$911,645-55%2,350--$388$9,116,6301Lionsgate
7Mr. Brooks$515,956-63%2,4530$210$19,111,4282MGM
8Spider-Man 3$470,019-60%2,570-832$183$326,051,2106Sony / Columbia