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 Mon, Jul. 21 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 21 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dark Knight$24,493,679-44%4,366--$5,610$182,906,2861Warner Bros.
2Mamma Mia!$4,093,527-49%2,976--$1,376$31,844,7291Universal
3Hancock$1,684,167-58%3,776-189$446$193,228,1393Sony / Columbia
4Journey to the Center of the Earth$1,624,983-58%2,83019$574$45,132,1702Warner Bros. / New Line
5WALL-E$1,425,562-55%3,310-539$431$184,160,4224Disney
6Hellboy II: The Golden Army$1,172,420-63%3,2128$365$57,699,1822Universal
7Space Chimps$987,109-51%2,511--$393$8,170,1451Fox
8Wanted (2008)$656,617-57%2,433-724$270$123,980,2814Universal
9Get Smart$558,110-49%2,135-951$261$120,169,4985Warner Bros.
10Kung Fu Panda$282,121-54%1,505-1199$187$206,899,3547Paramount / DreamWorks