Grosses

'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 Wed, Mar. 19 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 19 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$3,960,7391%3,954--$1,002$56,517,1331Fox
210,000 B.C.$1,386,167-4%3,4100$407$65,788,6902Warner Bros.
3Never Back Down$773,4640%2,729--$283$10,881,0161Summit
4College Road Trip$760,0163%2,7060$281$26,357,3072Disney
5Vantage Point$563,9965%2,761-402$204$60,824,3964Sony / Columbia
6The Bank Job$529,018-3%1,61310$328$14,764,4692Lionsgate
7Doomsday$416,840-10%1,936--$215$6,253,3581Rogue
8Semi-Pro$348,4383%2,270-851$153$30,793,7273New Line
9The Other Boleyn Girl$343,0190%1,21245$283$20,108,3363Sony / Columbia
10The Spiderwick Chronicles$295,7060%2,407-839$123$66,239,3095Paramount