'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. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Mar. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Race to Witch Mountain$10,898,26262%3,187--$3,420$17,633,2351Disney
2Watchmen$7,543,40542%3,6110$2,089$80,782,9202Warner Bros.
3The Last House on the Left (2009)$5,318,556-6%2,401--$2,215$10,949,2721Universal / Rogue
5Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$2,413,98862%2,20352$1,096$81,984,3374Lionsgate
6Slumdog Millionaire$2,335,95370%2,578-312$906$131,311,63118Fox Searchlight
7Paul Blart: Mall Cop$1,465,29170%2,281-277$642$136,994,1329Sony / Columbia
8He's Just Not That Into You$1,287,48739%1,890-555$681$88,317,7516Warner Bros. / New Line
10Miss March$904,8983%1,742--$519$1,785,5991Fox Searchlight