'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, Dec. 9 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Dec. 9 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Golden Compass$6,834,917-33%3,528--$1,937$25,785,0841New Line
4Fred Claus$1,192,016-45%3,185-235$374$65,539,9675Warner Bros.
5This Christmas$1,139,734-52%1,87921$607$42,721,6613Sony / Screen Gems
6No Country for Old Men$1,073,620-40%1,324329$811$28,761,6035Miramax
8Awake$820,666-41%2,02321$406$10,743,8522MGM / Weinstein
9August Rush$818,584-47%2,3100$354$25,135,1383Warner Bros.
10Bee Movie$752,144-39%2,707-443$278$121,018,1186Paramount / DreamWorks