'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 Sat, Mar. 1 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 1 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vantage Point$5,936,63259%3,1501$1,885$37,672,5252Sony / Columbia
2Semi-Pro$5,870,7958%3,121--$1,881$11,287,6321New Line
3The Spiderwick Chronicles$4,085,961118%3,654-193$1,118$52,294,2993Paramount
5The Other Boleyn Girl$3,298,52816%1,166--$2,829$6,131,5831Sony / Columbia
6Step Up 2 the Streets$2,643,11951%2,52848$1,046$47,268,3103Disney
7Fool's Gold$2,081,87059%2,845-230$732$57,775,8714Warner Bros.
8No Country for Old Men$1,941,14787%2,037936$953$67,091,90817Miramax
10Juno$1,542,44869%1,631-96$946$134,245,64410Fox Searchlight