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, Jun. 17 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 17 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Incredible Hulk$4,801,487-20%3,505--$1,370$66,225,9961Universal
2Kung Fu Panda$4,148,1260%4,13622$1,003$125,599,1752Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Happening$2,450,611-22%2,986--$821$36,098,3681Fox
4You Don't Mess with the Zohan$2,006,206-9%3,4664$579$72,972,0312Sony / Columbia
5Sex and the City$1,621,8036%3,155-170$514$122,669,9843Warner Bros. / New Line
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$1,455,092-3%3,804-386$383$279,471,5284Paramount
7Iron Man$680,588-5%2,403-528$283$299,320,6467Paramount
8The Strangers$565,094-13%2,410-67$234$46,502,2393Universal / Rogue
9The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$468,6107%2,308-757$203$132,809,6095Disney
10What Happens in Vegas$249,7201%1,422-944$176$76,250,0656Fox