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 Thu, Aug. 16 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 16 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Rush Hour 3$3,617,879-7%3,778--$958$66,326,7511New Line
2The Bourne Ultimatum$3,205,1671%3,68626$870$144,819,7792Universal
3The Simpsons Movie$1,437,922-1%3,552-374$405$158,443,6273Fox
4Stardust$1,093,557-2%2,540--$431$13,844,0601Paramount
5Hairspray (2007)$1,053,5453%2,805-310$376$96,316,3394New Line
6Underdog$873,4581%3,0130$290$28,080,0412Disney
7I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$768,2460%2,799-490$274$106,885,5784Universal
8Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$766,3244%2,585-540$296$275,108,5105Warner Bros.
9Daddy Day Camp$542,4064%2,332148$233$6,967,4611Sony / TriStar
10No Reservations$537,6421%2,053-372$262$34,156,1053Warner Bros.