'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 Mon, Oct. 15 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 15 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$1,715,845-67%2,011--$853$23,069,9181Lionsgate
2We Own the Night$895,914-67%2,362--$379$11,722,2661Sony / Columbia
3Michael Clayton$802,203-67%2,5112496$319$12,252,2672Warner Bros.
4The Heartbreak Kid$575,778-69%3,2334$178$26,430,7952Paramount / DreamWorks
5The Game Plan$530,547-81%3,12823$170$59,508,3633Disney
6Elizabeth: The Golden Age$501,429-68%2,001--$251$6,655,8261Universal
7The Kingdom$397,207-67%2,83634$140$40,394,7333Universal
8Resident Evil: Extinction$232,828-69%2,249-599$104$48,296,8084Sony / Screen Gems
9Good Luck Chuck$189,438-64%1,951-525$97$32,946,9944Lionsgate
103:10 to Yuma (2007)$159,481-61%1,820-742$88$51,696,2746Lionsgate