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 Wed, Mar. 4 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 4 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Slumdog Millionaire$827,090-16%2,943699$281$117,719,44616Fox Searchlight
2Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$700,835-14%2,05220$342$67,018,0052Lionsgate
3Taken$666,925-10%3,089-13$216$109,925,3435Fox
4He's Just Not That Into You$488,521-6%2,858-192$171$80,132,2994Warner Bros. / New Line
5Confessions of a Shopaholic$338,519-15%2,53427$134$34,892,4493Disney
6Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience$335,730-8%1,271--$264$13,674,7311Disney
7Paul Blart: Mall Cop$308,529-12%2,698-137$114$129,136,4687Sony / Columbia
8Coraline$287,142-11%2,092-63$137$62,096,8804Focus
9Friday the 13th (2009)$268,709-13%2,760-345$97$61,590,4633Warner Bros. / New Line
10The International$258,602-13%2,031-333$127$22,167,3303Sony / Columbia