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 Mon, Dec. 17 2007

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 17 2007LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I Am Legend$7,465,714-59%3,606--$2,070$84,677,4241Warner Bros.
2Alvin and the Chipmunks$2,641,610-78%3,475--$760$46,948,5141Fox
3The Golden Compass$856,021-65%3,5280$243$41,630,5902New Line
4Enchanted$504,844-65%3,066-454$165$92,306,5874Disney
5No Country for Old Men$371,128-53%1,34824$275$33,783,3016Miramax
6August Rush$218,638-50%2,007-303$109$28,266,7364Warner Bros.
7Fred Claus$194,124-65%2,750-435$71$69,078,1446Warner Bros.
8Beowulf$184,915-52%1,659-1317$111$79,443,5295Paramount
9This Christmas$181,764-66%1,92142$95$46,184,8214Sony / Screen Gems
10Awake$151,175-50%1,442-581$105$13,221,8063MGM / Weinstein