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 Sun, Feb. 1 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 1 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Taken$3,644,478-69%3,183--$1,145$24,717,2801Fox
2Paul Blart: Mall Cop$2,528,116-65%3,20662$789$83,248,0033Sony / Columbia
3Hotel for Dogs$2,187,762-51%3,160-111$692$48,154,9943Paramount / DreamWorks
4Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$1,497,425-58%2,9420$509$33,167,2912Sony / Screen Gems
5Slumdog Millionaire$1,377,221-65%1,633222$843$67,193,23012Fox Searchlight
6The Uninvited$1,284,314-73%2,344--$548$10,326,6341Paramount / DreamWorks
7Gran Torino$1,202,498-73%3,015-30$399$110,181,3694Warner Bros.
8New in Town$1,193,010-62%1,941--$615$6,741,8501Lionsgate
9Inkheart$868,388-53%2,6550$327$12,814,5312Warner Bros. / New Line
10My Bloody Valentine 3D$803,502-63%1,406-1128$571$44,825,6363Lionsgate