'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, Oct. 19 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 19 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Max Payne$4,088,999-37%3,376--$1,211$17,639,6471Fox
2Beverly Hills Chihuahua$3,293,915-35%3,23921$1,017$69,284,4123Disney
4The Secret Life of Bees$2,572,947-41%1,591--$1,617$10,528,3031Fox Searchlight
5Body of Lies$1,672,709-43%2,7144$616$24,425,8652Warner Bros.
6Eagle Eye$1,664,252-47%3,326-288$500$81,021,8274Paramount / DreamWorks
7Quarantine$1,486,873-43%2,4632$604$24,471,0182Sony / Screen Gems
8Sex Drive$928,215-32%2,421--$383$3,605,8991Summit
9Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist$804,752-50%2,241-180$359$26,502,2023Sony / Columbia
10Nights in Rodanthe$622,177-46%2,115-460$294$36,871,7614Warner Bros.