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, Aug. 11 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Aug. 11 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pineapple Express$3,848,542-50%3,072--$1,253$45,167,6601Sony / Columbia
2The Dark Knight$3,742,357-53%4,025-241$930$445,376,8584Warner Bros.
3The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor$1,983,647-60%3,77818$525$73,033,5732Universal
4The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2$1,895,122-37%2,707--$700$21,517,2261Warner Bros.
5Step Brothers$1,440,588-51%3,18288$453$82,569,8003Sony / Columbia
6Mamma Mia!$1,389,211-44%3,194132$435$105,533,5954Universal
7Journey to the Center of the Earth$746,077-52%1,970-315$379$82,526,3015Warner Bros. / New Line
8WALL-E$561,143-43%2,144-411$262$210,768,3267Disney
9Hancock$443,400-52%2,258-524$196$222,170,6906Sony / Columbia
10Swing Vote$409,661-54%2,2130$185$12,429,3472Disney