'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 Fri, Feb. 22 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vantage Point$7,945,735--3,149--$2,523$7,945,7351Sony / Columbia
3Step Up 2 the Streets$3,060,831218%2,48010$1,234$34,693,8472Disney
4The Spiderwick Chronicles$2,963,817139%3,8470$770$33,941,1682Paramount
5Fool's Gold$1,982,805152%3,075-50$645$48,146,5373Warner Bros.
6Definitely, Maybe$1,632,382143%2,22016$735$18,229,3402Universal
7Juno$1,076,034151%1,727-138$623$127,359,0539Fox Searchlight
8Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$1,049,211144%1,873-514$560$32,555,7283Universal
9The Bucket List$684,502103%1,902-405$360$83,288,8757Warner Bros.
10Witless Protection$667,510--1,333--$501$667,5101Lionsgate