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. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Burn After Reading$1,493,418-68%2,651--$563$20,621,3291Focus
2Righteous Kill$1,226,865-69%3,152--$389$17,514,8091Overture
3Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$1,043,746-73%2,070--$504$18,425,3241Lionsgate
4The Women (2008)$819,592-69%2,962--$277$10,935,4681Picturehouse
5Tropic Thunder$313,567-71%2,927-519$107$103,285,2985Paramount / DreamWorks
6The Dark Knight$277,542-74%2,191-384$127$518,084,8389Warner Bros.
7Bangkok Dangerous$237,526-70%2,6544$89$12,961,8052Lionsgate
8The House Bunny$217,551-77%2,76327$79$39,175,9394Sony / Columbia
9Traitor$161,259-69%2,014-94$80$20,897,4103Overture
10Mamma Mia!$159,557-68%1,517-387$105$139,560,9949Universal