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 Fri, Jan. 30 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 30 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Taken$9,417,363--3,183--$2,959$9,417,3631Fox
2The Uninvited$4,350,770--2,344--$1,856$4,350,7701Paramount / DreamWorks
3Paul Blart: Mall Cop$4,085,774281%3,20662$1,274$73,460,6983Sony / Columbia
4Gran Torino$2,607,248149%3,015-30$865$104,556,0974Warner Bros.
5Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$2,515,419129%2,9420$855$28,101,2202Sony / Screen Gems
6New in Town$2,436,992--1,941--$1,256$2,436,9921Lionsgate
7Slumdog Millionaire$2,319,817164%1,633222$1,421$61,883,55912Fox Searchlight
8Hotel for Dogs$1,937,837310%3,160-111$613$41,460,1743Paramount / DreamWorks
9My Bloody Valentine 3D$1,523,818137%1,406-1128$1,084$41,870,2793Lionsgate
10Bride Wars$1,178,175140%1,985-636$594$51,544,7934Fox