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 Thu, Nov. 20 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 20 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Quantum of Solace$3,047,978-8%3,451--$883$82,083,7281Sony / Columbia
2Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$1,116,7794%4,0659$275$121,446,9022Paramount / DreamWorks
3Role Models$755,712-4%2,7986$270$40,805,9072Universal
4Changeling$312,675-9%1,89641$165$28,971,4334Universal
5Zack and Miri Make a Porno$280,269-1%2,210-525$127$27,648,0603The Weinstein Company
6The Secret Life of Bees$186,986-4%1,449-32$129$34,377,3965Fox Searchlight
7High School Musical 3: Senior Year$165,3346%3,202-262$52$84,812,3304Disney
8Soul Men$140,208-2%2,0484$68$9,986,5792MGM / Weinstein
9Saw V$129,8010%2,002-827$65$55,923,2914Lionsgate
10Eagle Eye$85,8432%1,214-193$71$99,072,2748Paramount / DreamWorks