'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 Sun, Jun. 22 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Get Smart$10,946,457-24%3,911--$2,799$38,683,8501Warner Bros.
2Kung Fu Panda$7,112,560-17%4,053-83$1,755$155,830,0413Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Incredible Hulk$6,911,070-19%3,5083$1,970$97,054,6802Universal
4The Love Guru$3,836,973-19%3,012--$1,274$13,907,7011Paramount
5The Happening$3,227,204-19%2,9860$1,081$50,749,0562Fox
6Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$2,650,749-25%3,171-633$836$290,960,4415Paramount
7You Don't Mess with the Zohan$2,253,789-22%3,278-188$688$84,307,3783Sony / Columbia
8Sex and the City$1,968,592-21%2,442-713$806$132,451,6104Warner Bros. / New Line
9Iron Man$1,254,179-24%1,912-491$656$304,816,5038Paramount
10The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$618,485-11%1,462-846$423$135,547,0046Disney