'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 Sun, May. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, May. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Trek$21,061,953-23%3,849--$5,472$79,204,8211Paramount
2X-Men Origins: Wolverine$6,859,111-39%4,1023$1,672$129,032,5132Fox
3Ghosts of Girlfriends Past$3,115,799-22%3,1750$981$30,055,0112Warner Bros. / New Line
4Obsessed$1,772,972-35%2,60288$681$56,205,9573Sony / Screen Gems
5The Soloist$1,384,614-12%2,09057$662$23,844,6833Paramount / DreamWorks
6Next Day Air$1,192,403-21%1,138--$1,048$4,111,1871Summit
717 Again$1,163,633-35%2,903-352$401$53,998,6854Warner Bros. / New Line
8Monsters vs. Aliens$1,129,875-22%2,185-441$517$186,781,3077Paramount / DreamWorks
9Earth (2009)$1,022,9416%1,794-10$570$26,261,8023Disneynature
10Hannah Montana: The Movie$578,526-43%2,301-518$251$73,858,0585Disney