'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 Sat, May. 31 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 31 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$19,827,88162%4,2644$4,650$202,929,1492Paramount
2Sex and the City$17,550,084-34%3,285--$5,342$44,321,1251Warner Bros. / New Line
3The Strangers$7,804,9751%2,466--$3,165$15,498,3831Universal / Rogue
4Iron Man$6,068,80060%3,650-265$1,663$272,477,6275Paramount
5The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$5,575,79461%3,801-128$1,467$111,689,6053Disney
6What Happens in Vegas$2,856,26029%3,086-102$926$64,287,0944Fox
7Speed Racer$1,029,51395%2,070-1042$497$39,977,9134Warner Bros.
8Baby Mama$945,63431%1,784-374$530$55,590,9976Universal
9Made of Honor$807,95624%1,905-488$424$42,420,2975Sony / Columbia