'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 Sat, Aug. 25 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 25 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Superbad$6,675,81018%2,9480$2,265$62,918,2552Sony / Columbia
2The Bourne Ultimatum$5,444,99447%3,679-22$1,480$181,943,2224Universal
3Rush Hour 3$4,988,76342%3,408-370$1,464$105,274,9593New Line
4Mr. Bean's Holiday$3,925,64620%1,714--$2,290$7,191,4411Universal
6The Nanny Diaries$2,889,6577%2,629--$1,099$5,587,5681MGM / Weinstein
7The Simpsons Movie$1,821,82444%2,600-562$701$172,121,3585Fox
9Hairspray (2007)$1,403,36139%2,016-373$696$106,432,3716New Line
10The Invasion$1,271,76230%2,7760$458$10,631,4292Warner Bros.