'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, Aug. 19 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Aug. 19 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superbad$10,267,196-2%2,948--$3,483$33,052,1171Sony / Columbia
2Rush Hour 3$6,078,675-31%3,7780$1,609$87,681,5402New Line
3The Bourne Ultimatum$5,940,560-27%3,70115$1,605$164,695,4133Universal
4The Simpsons Movie$2,200,147-19%3,162-390$696$165,271,8014Fox
6The Invasion$1,650,798-26%2,776--$595$5,953,2531Warner Bros.
7Hairspray (2007)$1,477,974-19%2,389-416$619$100,820,6065New Line
8Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix$1,283,322-12%1,955-630$656$278,765,0236Warner Bros.
10I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry$1,027,665-31%2,258-541$455$110,487,8505Universal