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 Sun, Sep. 7 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Sep. 7 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bangkok Dangerous$1,972,507-36%2,650--$744$7,783,4501Lionsgate
2Tropic Thunder$1,729,108-49%3,446-27$502$96,540,6054Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Dark Knight$1,314,729-52%2,575-175$511$512,010,6718Warner Bros.
4The House Bunny$1,187,442-55%2,73622$434$33,561,6173Sony / Columbia
5Babylon A.D.$1,093,656-41%3,42535$319$17,379,5692Fox
6Death Race$1,021,152-38%2,58649$395$29,908,7983Universal
7Traitor$1,000,056-49%2,10854$474$17,265,9172Overture
8Mamma Mia!$732,626-45%1,904-64$385$136,438,5248Universal
9Disaster Movie$677,369-54%2,6420$256$10,605,3702Lionsgate
10Pineapple Express$549,642-46%1,802-245$305$84,013,0185Sony / Columbia