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. 18 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 18 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Race to Witch Mountain$1,745,467-6%3,187--$548$29,898,5541Disney
2Watchmen$1,370,6959%3,6110$380$89,990,2742Warner Bros.
3The Last House on the Left (2009)$959,7393%2,401--$400$17,167,3511Universal / Rogue
4Taken$585,11412%2,858-158$205$128,414,1327Fox
5Slumdog Millionaire$490,9637%2,578-312$190$134,017,05518Fox Searchlight
6Coraline$375,4434%1,768-191$212$70,319,8226Focus
7Paul Blart: Mall Cop$364,9568%2,281-277$160$138,817,8969Sony / Columbia
8Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$358,240-6%2,20352$163$84,319,8924Lionsgate
9He's Just Not That Into You$328,84919%1,890-555$174$89,956,0146Warner Bros. / New Line
10Miss March$264,8984%1,742--$152$3,203,4821Fox Searchlight