'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 Fri, Apr. 25 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 25 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Baby Mama$6,357,855--2,543--$2,500$6,357,8551Universal
2Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay$5,973,509--2,510--$2,380$5,973,5091Warner Bros. / New Line
3Forgetting Sarah Marshall$3,442,576130%2,7991$1,230$27,506,6992Universal
4The Forbidden Kingdom$3,224,992163%3,1510$1,023$30,249,7752Lionsgate
5Prom Night (2008)$1,680,089337%2,821121$596$35,392,4423Sony / Screen Gems
621$1,283,555194%2,95249$435$73,057,8895Sony / Columbia
7Nim's Island$1,181,776208%2,977-300$397$35,607,7914Fox
888 Minutes$1,025,713120%2,1680$473$10,059,1382Sony / Columbia
9Deception (2008)$764,270--2,001--$382$764,2701Fox
10Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!$640,669130%2,159-511$297$146,107,8467Fox