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. 19 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 19 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Angels & Demons$3,603,291-24%3,527--$1,022$54,545,8851Sony / Columbia
2Star Trek$3,360,890-26%3,86011$871$155,538,5042Paramount
3X-Men Origins: Wolverine$1,067,680-25%3,892-210$274$153,486,0273Fox
4Ghosts of Girlfriends Past$575,372-10%3,150-25$183$41,072,5583Warner Bros. / New Line
5Obsessed$328,588-16%2,63432$125$63,327,5974Sony / Screen Gems
6The Soloist$233,498-5%2,022-68$115$27,984,7054Paramount / DreamWorks
717 Again$226,214-33%2,450-453$92$58,932,2395Warner Bros. / New Line
8Earth (2009)$206,338-19%1,584-210$130$29,549,6684Disneynature
9Monsters vs. Aliens$202,433-42%1,951-234$104$191,294,0968Paramount / DreamWorks
10Next Day Air$191,602-16%1,1391$168$8,033,7882Summit