'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, Jun. 21 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jun. 21 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Smart$14,372,3718%3,911--$3,675$27,737,3931Warner Bros.
2The Incredible Hulk$8,559,36128%3,5083$2,440$90,143,6102Universal
3Kung Fu Panda$8,557,67637%4,053-83$2,111$148,717,4813Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Love Guru$4,738,343-11%3,012--$1,573$10,070,7281Paramount
5The Happening$3,984,90022%2,9860$1,335$47,521,8522Fox
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$3,539,94751%3,171-633$1,116$288,309,6925Paramount
7You Don't Mess with the Zohan$2,888,92425%3,278-188$881$82,053,5893Sony / Columbia
8Sex and the City$2,484,37819%2,442-713$1,017$130,483,0184Warner Bros. / New Line
9Iron Man$1,644,89446%1,912-491$860$303,562,3248Paramount
10The Strangers$820,57220%1,578-832$520$49,143,1884Universal / Rogue