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 Mon, Jul. 23 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 23 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$5,592,955-43%3,495--$1,600$39,827,4601Universal
2Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$4,814,652-52%4,2850$1,124$212,680,6362Warner Bros.
3Hairspray (2007)$4,515,257-37%3,121--$1,447$31,993,9951New Line
4Transformers$2,824,263-56%3,762-288$751$265,803,2113Paramount / DreamWorks
5Ratatouille$1,866,530-41%3,402-223$549$167,384,6124Disney
6Live Free or Die Hard$927,336-55%2,727-474$340$117,197,7544Fox
7License to Wed$482,924-44%2,525-190$191$38,979,0423Warner Bros.
8Evan Almighty$401,042-44%1,779-918$225$93,967,2865Universal
91408$369,652-50%1,451-755$255$67,824,3555MGM / Weinstein
10Knocked Up$328,200-47%1,288-422$255$143,029,4078Universal