'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, Feb. 26 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 26 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vantage Point$1,334,613-1%3,149--$424$25,553,4691Sony / Columbia
3The Spiderwick Chronicles$542,338-5%3,8470$141$45,190,2262Paramount
4Fool's Gold$423,3909%3,075-50$138$53,529,2993Warner Bros.
5Step Up 2 the Streets$414,594-4%2,48010$167$42,085,0552Disney
6Definitely, Maybe$365,84310%2,22016$165$22,512,7352Universal
7Juno$338,0612%1,727-138$196$131,107,7569Fox Searchlight
8No Country for Old Men$330,271-7%1,101176$300$63,520,16916Miramax
9There Will Be Blood$233,563-3%1,402-8$167$35,585,3699Paramount Vantage
10Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins$196,153-13%1,873-514$105$36,086,7803Universal