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 Tue, May. 12 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 12 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Star Trek$6,505,134-13%3,849--$1,690$93,212,2651Paramount
2X-Men Origins: Wolverine$1,894,162-4%4,1023$462$132,902,3782Fox
3Ghosts of Girlfriends Past$831,15611%3,1750$262$31,635,0362Warner Bros. / New Line
4Obsessed$480,699-1%2,60288$185$57,170,3533Sony / Screen Gems
5The Soloist$322,9787%2,09057$155$24,469,1363Paramount / DreamWorks
6Next Day Air$316,839-16%1,138--$278$4,807,2891Summit
7Earth (2009)$286,37826%1,794-10$160$26,775,0013Disneynature
817 Again$267,78515%2,903-352$92$54,499,3944Warner Bros. / New Line
9Monsters vs. Aliens$191,3763%2,185-441$88$187,157,8257Paramount / DreamWorks
10Fighting$163,8820%1,933-379$85$20,779,8953Universal / Rogue