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 Wed, Dec. 3 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 3 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,558,510-14%3,310110$471$51,074,5961Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$1,328,744-10%3,4250$388$123,986,8062Summit
3Australia$906,735-17%2,64225$343$22,988,2781Fox
4Quantum of Solace$824,430-11%3,5010$235$144,053,2463Sony / Columbia
5Bolt$608,765-9%3,6540$167$68,955,5822Disney
6Transporter 3$600,097-19%2,6260$229$20,314,2591Lionsgate
7Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$331,774-12%3,7090$89$160,235,2964Paramount / DreamWorks
8Role Models$296,168-10%2,1950$135$58,734,8624Universal
9Changeling$80,508-16%1,0100$80$34,103,9666Universal
10High School Musical 3: Senior Year$30,5370%1,3850$22$88,855,7756Disney