'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 Tue, Oct. 30 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 30 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Saw IV$1,844,617-12%3,183--$580$35,687,2681Lionsgate
2Dan in Real Life$740,107-2%1,921--$385$13,307,5501Disney
330 Days of Night$619,108-2%2,8594$217$28,727,8772Sony / Columbia
4Michael Clayton$378,18910%2,5850$146$29,389,8794Warner Bros.
5Gone Baby Gone$328,07710%1,7130$192$11,859,3082Miramax
6We Own the Night$318,6045%2,40240$133$25,687,2123Sony / Columbia
7Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?$300,992-15%1,897-137$159$47,857,6993Lionsgate
8The Game Plan$227,574-26%3,34241$68$77,473,2475Disney
9Rendition$225,85415%2,2500$100$8,247,9812New Line
10Elizabeth: The Golden Age$169,78912%1,603-403$106$14,381,0963Universal