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, Sep. 8 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 8 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bangkok Dangerous$612,429-69%2,650--$231$8,395,8791Lionsgate
2Tropic Thunder$528,104-69%3,446-27$153$97,068,7094Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Dark Knight$377,626-71%2,575-175$147$512,388,2978Warner Bros.
4Death Race$309,539-70%2,58649$120$30,218,3373Universal
5Traitor$302,959-70%2,10854$144$17,568,8762Overture
6Babylon A.D.$296,513-73%3,42535$87$17,676,0822Fox
7The House Bunny$286,327-76%2,73622$105$33,847,9443Sony / Columbia
8Mamma Mia!$228,222-69%1,904-64$120$136,666,7468Universal
9Pineapple Express$210,041-62%1,802-245$117$84,223,0595Sony / Columbia
10Mirrors$127,159-70%1,559-261$82$27,860,7944Fox