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 Thu, Apr. 24 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 24 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Forgetting Sarah Marshall$1,497,563-3%2,798--$535$24,064,1231Universal
2The Forbidden Kingdom$1,226,0560%3,151--$389$27,024,7831Lionsgate
388 Minutes$466,074-6%2,168--$215$9,033,4251Sony / Columbia
421$436,6910%2,903167$150$71,774,3344Sony / Columbia
5Prom Night (2008)$384,0496%2,7000$142$33,712,3532Sony / Screen Gems
6Nim's Island$383,29211%3,277-241$117$34,426,0153Fox
7Street Kings$344,410-4%2,4692$139$21,554,7532Fox Searchlight
8Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$278,79918%2,670-539$104$145,467,1776Fox
9Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed$231,882-1%1,052--$220$3,902,7631Rocky Mountain Pictures
10Leatherheads$223,4277%2,79827$80$27,461,0603Universal