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, Dec. 11 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 11 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Four Christmases$1,352,0831%3,33525$405$74,702,3872Warner Bros. / New Line
2Twilight (2008)$921,5181%3,620195$255$142,093,3863Summit
3Australia$661,509-2%2,72179$243$33,599,2522Fox
4Quantum of Solace$578,6242%3,423-78$169$153,868,1614Sony / Columbia
5Bolt$489,5972%3,516-138$139$81,383,8223Disney
6Transporter 3$351,736-2%2,6260$134$27,027,3312Lionsgate
7Punisher: War Zone$294,490-7%2,508--$117$5,629,0311Lionsgate
8Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$263,2911%3,317-392$79$166,754,6005Paramount / DreamWorks
9Role Models$248,4291%1,907-288$130$62,587,3165Universal