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 Tue, Dec. 30 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 30 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Marley & Me$7,314,534-3%3,480--$2,102$65,558,1341Fox
2Bedtime Stories$6,581,8633%3,681--$1,788$51,005,2151Disney
3The Curious Case of Benjamin Button$4,656,011-7%2,988--$1,558$48,382,7341Paramount
4Valkyrie$3,822,158-6%2,711--$1,410$37,413,7241MGM / United Artists
5Yes Man$3,640,400-5%3,4340$1,060$57,278,8302Warner Bros.
6Seven Pounds$2,436,624-3%2,7580$883$43,700,8242Sony / Columbia
7The Tale of Despereaux$2,407,5616%3,1073$775$32,172,6562Universal
8The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)$1,323,265-4%2,402-1158$551$66,174,7473Fox
9Twilight (2008)$1,297,4280%1,849-1142$702$169,925,4036Summit
10Bolt$1,106,51612%1,923-1045$575$104,519,8016Disney