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. 29 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 29 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Eagle Eye$2,078,351-70%3,510--$592$31,229,1521Paramount / DreamWorks
2Nights in Rodanthe$979,808-69%2,704--$362$14,398,2171Warner Bros.
3Lakeview Terrace$488,750-70%2,4673$198$26,155,2112Sony / Screen Gems
4Burn After Reading$471,353-68%2,649-8$178$46,038,6363Focus
5My Best Friend's Girl$339,485-65%2,63632$129$14,951,6782Lionsgate
6Righteous Kill$316,886-67%3,011-141$105$35,028,5763Overture
7Miracle at St. Anna$300,851-68%1,185--$254$3,779,7441Disney
8Igor$238,880-85%2,3412$102$14,459,6012MGM
9The Women (2008)$235,344-65%2,642-353$89$24,308,0433Picturehouse
10Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys$220,298-70%1,604-466$137$32,984,3393Lionsgate