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 Mon, Dec. 22 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 22 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Yes Man$3,610,455-30%3,434--$1,051$21,874,6611Warner Bros.
2The Tale of Despereaux$2,483,738-10%3,104--$800$12,586,5341Universal
3Seven Pounds$2,310,192-42%2,758--$838$17,160,6121Sony / Columbia
4The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)$1,782,111-41%3,5600$501$50,148,4402Fox
5Four Christmases$1,568,736-33%3,515-25$446$101,681,1174Warner Bros. / New Line
6Twilight (2008)$1,353,586-14%2,991-658$453$159,775,6735Summit
7Bolt$1,307,806-4%2,968-165$441$96,205,4915Disney
8Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$515,565-3%2,007-761$257$172,906,7017Paramount / DreamWorks
9Quantum of Solace$464,665-25%1,874-761$248$161,663,0226Sony / Columbia
10Australia$422,568-34%2,212-491$191$42,219,7284Fox