'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, Feb. 4 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 4 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Eye (2008)$735,699-59%2,436--$302$13,160,3941Lionsgate
327 Dresses$584,116-63%2,976-98$196$57,828,7113Fox
4The Bucket List$538,946-48%2,9150$185$68,088,1934Warner Bros.
5Juno$523,512-57%2,47549$212$110,353,7986Fox Searchlight
6Untraceable$450,247-43%2,3680$190$19,579,2682Sony / Screen Gems
7There Will Be Blood$441,979-42%1,507622$293$21,480,6876Paramount Vantage
9Meet the Spartans$375,088-69%2,64338$142$28,917,6002Fox
10Strange Wilderness$345,930-17%1,208--$286$3,348,2561Paramount Classics