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 Thu, May. 7 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 7 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Trek$4,000,938--3,849--$1,039$4,000,9380Paramount
2X-Men Origins: Wolverine$3,471,507-13%4,099--$847$102,624,0481Fox
3Ghosts of Girlfriends Past$1,054,206-6%3,175--$332$19,795,7321Warner Bros. / New Line
4Obsessed$629,583-4%2,5140$250$49,645,6432Sony / Screen Gems
5Earth (2009)$435,0288%1,8040$241$23,595,6602Disneynature
6The Soloist$406,247-8%2,0339$200$19,895,9452Paramount / DreamWorks
717 Again$295,464-5%3,2550$91$49,766,6263Warner Bros. / New Line
8State of Play$256,875-12%2,445-362$105$32,067,9813Universal
9Fighting$242,994-12%2,3123$105$18,441,9142Universal / Rogue
10Monsters vs. Aliens$223,612-23%2,626-732$85$183,520,1796Paramount / DreamWorks