'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. 29 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 29 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Semi-Pro$5,416,837--3,121--$1,736$5,416,8371New Line
2Vantage Point$3,731,743209%3,1501$1,185$31,735,8932Sony / Columbia
3The Other Boleyn Girl$2,833,055--1,166--$2,430$2,833,0551Sony / Columbia
5The Spiderwick Chronicles$1,877,003235%3,654-193$514$48,208,3383Paramount
6Step Up 2 the Streets$1,745,061329%2,52848$690$44,625,1913Disney
7Fool's Gold$1,311,565202%2,845-230$461$55,694,0014Warner Bros.
9No Country for Old Men$1,040,631272%2,037936$511$65,150,76117Miramax
10Definitely, Maybe$1,017,707170%2,189-31$465$24,285,3703Universal