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 Thu, Jan. 3 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jan. 3 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1National Treasure: Book of Secrets$3,580,636-16%3,8320$934$150,809,2042Disney
2Alvin and the Chipmunks$3,221,144-17%3,484-15$925$160,734,2533Fox
3I Am Legend$2,831,692-16%3,63616$779$212,339,4683Warner Bros.
4Juno$2,086,586-7%1,01921$2,048$35,808,4701Fox Searchlight
5P.S. I Love You$1,702,433-3%2,46410$691$31,368,6182Warner Bros.
6The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$1,369,872-11%2,7720$494$24,590,9241Sony / Columbia
7Charlie Wilson's War$1,300,089-10%2,5750$505$44,445,2342Universal
8Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$1,149,422-12%1,2490$920$33,073,7832Paramount / DreamWorks
9Enchanted$990,287-11%2,26235$438$116,015,8606Disney
10Aliens vs. Predator - Requiem$942,598-17%2,61148$361$32,568,2491Fox