'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, Jan. 13 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jan. 13 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bucket List$4,735,274-43%2,9112895$1,627$20,816,7901Warner Bros.
2First Sunday$3,883,955-49%2,213--$1,755$17,715,1071Sony / Screen Gems
3Juno$3,193,433-45%2,448523$1,305$70,863,3003Fox Searchlight
4Alvin and the Chipmunks$2,933,362-33%3,384-78$867$187,938,6155Fox
5National Treasure: Book of Secrets$2,862,948-45%3,377-385$848$187,116,8604Disney
6I Am Legend$1,941,599-47%3,353-295$579$240,284,1055Warner Bros.
7The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything$1,189,770-39%1,337--$890$4,250,8991Universal
8One Missed Call$1,146,226-58%2,2400$512$20,493,9022Warner Bros.
9P.S. I Love You$1,120,325-46%2,323-148$482$46,831,8294Warner Bros.
10The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep$1,057,607-32%2,506-271$422$35,203,3753Sony / Columbia