'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 Fri, Jul. 27 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jul. 27 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Simpsons Movie$30,758,980--3,922--$7,843$30,758,9801Fox
2I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$6,196,01262%3,5016$1,770$58,745,9982Universal
3Hairspray (2007)$5,196,84043%3,1210$1,665$48,957,0622New Line
4Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$5,065,52837%4,005-280$1,265$229,771,4073Warner Bros.
5No Reservations$3,997,579--2,425--$1,648$3,997,5791Warner Bros.
6Transformers$3,300,85743%3,349-413$986$276,335,6294Paramount / DreamWorks
8Live Free or Die Hard$1,641,70098%2,271-456$723$121,421,4265Fox
9I Know Who Killed Me$1,327,650--1,320--$1,006$1,327,6501Sony / Columbia
10Who's Your Caddy?$952,960--1,019--$935$952,9601MGM / Weinstein