'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 Sat, Dec. 6 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Dec. 6 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$6,969,04921%3,33525$2,090$65,385,5632Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$5,341,46417%3,620195$1,476$135,250,0393Summit
5Quantum of Solace$2,919,41934%3,423-78$853$149,965,6804Sony / Columbia
6Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$2,325,42484%3,317-392$701$164,161,1085Paramount / DreamWorks
7Transporter 3$1,881,81823%2,6260$717$24,295,6892Lionsgate
8Punisher: War Zone$1,476,449-11%2,508--$589$3,142,1211Lionsgate
9Role Models$1,048,57317%1,907-288$550$60,987,0015Universal