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 Thu, Jul. 17 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jul. 17 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hancock$2,906,157-8%3,9650$733$177,504,6982Sony / Columbia
2Journey to the Center of the Earth$2,296,439-7%2,811--$817$31,166,1851Warner Bros. / New Line
3Hellboy II: The Golden Army$2,290,847-14%3,204--$715$46,408,9491Universal
4WALL-E$2,202,594-7%3,849-143$572$172,663,5243Disney
5Wanted (2008)$1,231,301-12%3,157-28$390$118,251,4193Universal
6Get Smart$912,330-5%3,086-488$296$115,487,2454Warner Bros.
7Kung Fu Panda$611,408-5%2,704-643$226$204,755,7656Paramount / DreamWorks
8Meet Dave$541,897-10%3,011--$180$7,740,1231Fox
9Kit Kittredge: An American Girl$450,0010%1,8496$243$12,817,1814Picturehouse
10Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$282,937-3%1,664-528$170$311,610,8728Paramount