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 Wed, Sep. 5 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 5 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Halloween (2007)$1,131,173-23%3,472--$326$33,192,2941MGM / Weinstein
2Superbad$976,625-13%3,00254$325$94,782,9343Sony / Columbia
3The Bourne Ultimatum$575,711-15%3,290-271$175$204,061,7825Universal
4Balls of Fury$468,153-27%3,052242$153$18,186,7061Rogue
5Rush Hour 3$368,727-14%3,008-400$123$123,475,1364New Line
6WAR$319,237-14%2,2770$140$18,854,8602Lionsgate
7Death Sentence$314,837-15%1,822--$173$6,022,5781Fox
8The Nanny Diaries$307,234-14%2,6367$117$17,385,0022MGM / Weinstein
9Mr. Bean's Holiday$220,399-34%1,76551$125$21,491,8012Universal
10Stardust$209,061-11%1,766-573$118$32,594,8694Paramount