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 Wed, Jul. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$6,148,239-13%4,09967$1,500$86,565,9901Fox
2Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$4,903,011-15%4,2340$1,158$310,428,6632Paramount / DreamWorks
3Public Enemies$2,850,993-16%3,33415$855$49,911,6911Universal
4The Proposal$2,204,106-9%3,09938$711$101,135,6133Disney
5The Hangover$1,824,963-6%3,070-54$594$210,796,9365Warner Bros.
6My Sister's Keeper$1,275,587-10%2,6060$489$30,474,1352Warner Bros.
7Up$1,085,400-8%2,6560$409$268,118,8656Disney
8Year One$463,732-7%2,240-130$207$39,772,0953Sony / Columbia
9The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$336,695-11%1,908-163$176$59,573,8754Sony / Columbia
10Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$332,737-3%1,41958$234$168,701,7737Fox