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, Sep. 4 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 4 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tropic Thunder$723,188-4%3,473121$208$89,310,0413Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Dark Knight$528,767-1%2,750-313$192$506,495,1017Warner Bros.
3Babylon A.D.$470,032-9%3,390--$139$13,197,7671Fox
4Traitor$446,797-3%2,0540$218$12,993,3831Overture
5Death Race$443,878-5%2,5375$175$26,197,4622Universal
6The House Bunny$418,3540%2,7140$154$28,048,2692Sony / Columbia
7Mamma Mia!$372,7625%1,968-94$189$133,582,5097Universal
8Pineapple Express$286,265-5%2,047-368$140$81,756,1604Sony / Columbia
9Mirrors$173,160-1%1,820-721$95$25,944,0643Fox
10Disaster Movie$167,498-10%2,642--$63$7,572,5871Lionsgate