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 Tue, Mar. 25 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$3,178,368-31%3,9617$802$93,788,4382Fox
2Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns$1,271,217-29%2,006--$634$23,139,5121Lionsgate
3Drillbit Taylor$1,060,446-26%3,056--$347$12,806,0861Paramount
410,000 B.C.$867,427-25%3,45444$251$78,424,8473Warner Bros.
5Shutter (2008)$815,833-25%2,753--$296$12,356,6921Fox
6College Road Trip$647,303-29%2,575-131$251$33,635,0263Disney
7Never Back Down$498,584-26%2,7290$183$17,961,8322Summit
8The Bank Job$445,083-7%1,6130$276$20,447,8843Lionsgate
9Vantage Point$395,903-16%2,124-637$186$66,168,6615Sony / Columbia
10The Other Boleyn Girl$265,935-8%1,188-24$224$23,112,1444Sony / Columbia