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 Tue, Dec. 2 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 2 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,802,7279%3,310--$545$49,516,0861Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$1,476,9380%3,4256$431$122,658,0622Summit
3Australia$1,090,91911%2,642--$413$22,081,5431Fox
4Quantum of Solace$922,0764%3,50143$263$143,228,8163Sony / Columbia
5Transporter 3$741,9880%2,626--$283$19,714,1621Lionsgate
6Bolt$671,743-19%3,6543$184$68,346,8172Disney
7Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$377,505-18%3,709-298$102$159,903,5224Paramount / DreamWorks
8Role Models$329,9040%2,195-538$150$58,438,6944Universal
9Changeling$96,03728%1,010-729$95$34,023,4586Universal
10High School Musical 3: Senior Year$30,681-34%1,385-976$22$88,825,2386Disney