'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 Sun, Nov. 25 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 25 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
3This Christmas$3,227,960-56%1,858--$1,737$26,341,9521Sony / Screen Gems
5Bee Movie$2,487,397-45%3,507-477$709$111,859,3284Paramount / DreamWorks
6Fred Claus$2,090,093-50%3,6030$580$52,870,0893Warner Bros.
7The Mist$1,966,113-44%2,423--$811$12,861,5301MGM / Weinstein
8August Rush$1,943,641-48%2,310--$841$13,242,7831Warner Bros.
9American Gangster$1,792,619-51%2,799-311$640$115,552,8804Universal
10Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium$1,649,731-45%3,1684$521$22,179,1682Fox