'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. 29 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 29 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
227 Dresses$908,3373%3,07417$295$46,899,9762Fox
3The Bucket List$730,6944%2,9150$251$59,441,7353Warner Bros.
4Juno$707,629-3%2,426-108$292$101,453,0045Fox Searchlight
6Untraceable$695,478-7%2,368--$294$12,799,3691Sony / Screen Gems
7Meet the Spartans$689,101-21%2,605--$265$20,071,7261Fox
8Mad Money$343,27710%2,4700$139$15,909,2012Overture
10National Treasure: Book of Secrets$280,235-11%2,154-809$130$206,269,9226Disney