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, Sep. 2 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 2 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tropic Thunder$899,062-71%3,473121$259$87,835,5223Paramount / DreamWorks
2Babylon A.D.$669,888-67%3,390--$198$12,211,7261Fox
3The Dark Knight$619,280-75%2,750-413$225$505,429,6777Warner Bros.
4Traitor$577,801-73%2,054--$281$12,085,9601Overture
5Death Race$545,483-66%2,5375$215$25,284,3962Universal
6The House Bunny$533,170-71%2,7140$196$27,211,1832Sony / Columbia
7Mamma Mia!$344,386-72%1,968-358$175$132,855,5897Universal
8Pineapple Express$337,639-63%2,047-573$165$81,167,7714Sony / Columbia
9Disaster Movie$272,371-75%2,642--$103$7,219,1281Lionsgate
10College$205,074-56%2,123--$97$2,826,0181MGM