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 Mon, Jun. 29 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 29 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$14,853,573-54%4,234--$3,508$214,931,5691Paramount / DreamWorks
2The Proposal$2,755,225-48%3,0582$901$71,918,7982Disney
3The Hangover$2,578,383-50%3,525-20$731$185,637,5024Warner Bros.
4Up$2,160,490-47%3,487-345$620$252,395,1395Disney
5My Sister's Keeper$2,036,384-40%2,606--$781$14,479,3371Warner Bros.
6Year One$1,032,086-42%3,0242$341$33,559,6022Sony / Columbia
7The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$685,295-56%2,995-82$229$54,141,0673Sony / Columbia
8Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$594,820-44%2,250-712$264$163,985,7346Fox
9Star Trek$448,023-53%1,823-484$246$246,780,2528Paramount
10Land of the Lost$187,029-48%1,504-1441$124$47,005,7444Universal