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, Jul. 22 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Dark Knight$20,868,560-15%4,366--$4,780$203,774,8461Warner Bros.
2Mamma Mia!$4,433,5878%2,976--$1,490$36,278,3161Universal
3Journey to the Center of the Earth$1,824,04712%2,83019$645$46,956,2172Warner Bros. / New Line
4Hancock$1,708,4141%3,776-189$452$194,936,5533Sony / Columbia
5WALL-E$1,548,2639%3,310-539$468$185,708,6854Disney
6Hellboy II: The Golden Army$1,157,863-1%3,2128$360$58,857,0452Universal
7Space Chimps$1,121,70914%2,511--$447$9,291,8541Fox
8Wanted (2008)$644,389-2%2,433-724$265$124,624,6704Universal
9Get Smart$591,5106%2,135-951$277$120,761,0085Warner Bros.
10Kung Fu Panda$322,45314%1,505-1199$214$207,221,8077Paramount / DreamWorks