'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, Dec. 4 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 4 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,589,8612%3,310110$480$52,664,4571Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$1,368,4823%3,4250$400$125,355,2882Summit
4Quantum of Solace$814,321-1%3,5010$233$144,867,5673Sony / Columbia
6Transporter 3$566,491-6%2,6260$216$20,880,7501Lionsgate
7Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$338,1242%3,7090$91$160,573,4204Paramount / DreamWorks
8Role Models$306,7464%2,1950$140$59,041,6084Universal
10High School Musical 3: Senior Year$29,235-4%1,3850$21$88,885,0106Disney