'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, May. 23 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, May. 23 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$30,571,13722%4,260--$7,176$55,612,8301Paramount
2The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$6,458,451174%3,9290$1,644$74,502,0122Disney
3Iron Man$5,437,779198%3,915-239$1,389$237,606,9164Paramount
4What Happens in Vegas$2,893,386185%3,188-67$908$48,138,1523Fox
5Made of Honor$1,016,452182%2,393-423$425$36,674,4984Sony / Columbia
6Speed Racer$994,979183%3,112-494$320$33,205,9503Warner Bros.
7Baby Mama$992,584215%2,158-345$460$49,800,7435Universal
8Forgetting Sarah Marshall$498,265150%1,073-528$464$57,027,8426Universal