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. 19 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 19 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Brave One$1,022,915-11%2,755--$371$16,725,5511Warner Bros.
23:10 to Yuma (2007)$783,742-9%2,66715$294$30,773,4642Lionsgate
3Mr. Woodcock$460,317-14%2,231--$206$10,257,3491New Line
4Superbad$443,990-9%2,910-159$153$112,616,2255Sony / Columbia
5Halloween (2007)$303,186-9%3,051-424$99$52,107,7643MGM / Weinstein
6The Bourne Ultimatum$300,271-4%2,611-470$115$217,056,8047Universal
7Shoot 'Em Up$243,135-10%2,1080$115$11,127,4842New Line
8Dragon Wars: D-War$229,988-13%2,277--$101$5,836,4451Freestyle
9Rush Hour 3$179,082-2%2,208-482$81$133,688,3416New Line
10Balls of Fury$172,149-6%2,758-323$62$29,391,0543Rogue