'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, Jun. 24 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 24 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Evan Almighty$8,361,074-27%3,604--$2,320$31,191,6281Universal
2Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer$5,780,649-27%3,9634$1,459$97,463,8752Fox
31408$5,598,773-24%2,678--$2,091$20,619,1201MGM / Weinstein
4Ocean's Thirteen$3,212,740-31%3,450-115$931$91,083,0673Warner Bros.
5Knocked Up$3,183,069-27%2,97568$1,070$109,323,9484Universal
6Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$2,188,927-26%2,802-527$781$287,002,6885Disney
7Surf's Up$1,884,156-27%3,309-222$569$47,190,0513Sony / Columbia
8Shrek the Third$1,593,244-31%2,822-683$565$307,808,9236Paramount / DreamWorks
9Nancy Drew$1,171,957-30%2,6120$449$16,066,3762Warner Bros.
10A Mighty Heart$1,099,833-33%1,355--$812$3,949,7951Paramount Vantage