'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. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$18,773,45641%3,954--$4,748$32,110,9381Fox
210,000 B.C.$7,006,04342%3,4100$2,055$56,756,5192Warner Bros.
3College Road Trip$3,572,32567%2,7060$1,320$22,106,9782Disney
4Never Back Down$3,213,557-3%2,729--$1,178$6,522,6581Summit
5Vantage Point$2,458,89748%2,761-402$891$57,918,4704Sony / Columbia
6The Bank Job$2,154,28050%1,61310$1,336$11,798,1642Lionsgate
8Semi-Pro$1,264,74634%2,270-851$557$28,980,0133New Line
9The Other Boleyn Girl$1,196,32433%1,21245$987$18,362,8673Sony / Columbia
10The Spiderwick Chronicles$1,022,50075%2,407-839$425$64,647,1775Paramount