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 Tue, Jan. 1 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 1 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure: Book of Secrets$9,679,1235%3,8320$2,526$142,943,8802Disney
2I Am Legend$6,784,17040%3,63616$1,866$206,129,8573Warner Bros.
3Alvin and the Chipmunks$6,555,35516%3,484-15$1,882$153,628,5343Fox
4Juno$3,543,13385%1,01921$3,477$31,471,5651Fox Searchlight
5Charlie Wilson's War$3,038,188-22%2,5750$1,180$41,703,5332Universal
6The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$2,621,03216%2,7720$946$21,679,5021Sony / Columbia
7P.S. I Love You$2,611,03153%2,46410$1,060$27,902,1582Warner Bros.
8Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$2,325,33670%1,2490$1,862$30,612,2422Paramount / DreamWorks
9Aliens vs. Predator - Requiem$2,278,59573%2,61148$873$30,483,4141Fox
10Enchanted$1,768,22313%2,26235$782$113,914,9006Disney