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 Sat, Jan. 3 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 3 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Marley & Me$9,177,314-5%3,50525$2,618$101,213,1682Fox
2Bedtime Stories$7,637,648-10%3,6843$2,073$81,143,0772Disney
3The Curious Case of Benjamin Button$7,257,0033%2,9880$2,429$74,928,0242Paramount
4Valkyrie$5,462,0670%2,77867$1,966$57,585,7842MGM / United Artists
5Yes Man$5,331,556-3%3,4340$1,553$76,424,7833Warner Bros.
6Seven Pounds$3,991,2801%2,7580$1,447$58,010,4383Sony / Columbia
7The Tale of Despereaux$2,503,979-11%3,091-16$810$42,074,1373Universal
8The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)$1,990,0813%2,337-65$852$73,295,8314Fox
9Doubt$1,970,4478%1,28720$1,531$17,503,8844Miramax
10Twilight (2008)$1,787,8291%1,88839$947$175,826,9117Summit