'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, Mar. 7 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 7 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Watchmen$18,383,615-25%3,611--$5,091$42,898,9731Warner Bros.
2Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$4,103,03568%2,15199$1,908$74,247,8753Lionsgate
4Slumdog Millionaire$3,183,93763%2,890-53$1,102$123,659,01417Fox Searchlight
5Paul Blart: Mall Cop$1,987,31377%2,558-140$777$132,553,1388Sony / Columbia
6He's Just Not That Into You$1,765,08433%2,445-413$722$83,721,0045Warner Bros. / New Line
8Confessions of a Shopaholic$1,376,83237%2,290-244$601$37,618,5854Disney
9Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience$1,257,08449%1,2765$985$16,107,5552Disney
10Fired Up$1,109,37119%1,798-13$617$12,803,8443Sony / Screen Gems