'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, Jul. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jul. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$4,082,00513%4,1023$995$127,390,6262Fox
2Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$2,965,357-4%4,29359$691$345,274,4733Paramount / DreamWorks
4The Proposal$1,626,46412%3,15859$515$116,941,7774Disney
5Public Enemies$1,600,060-2%3,3362$480$69,458,8762Universal
6The Hangover$1,315,9520%3,002-68$438$225,087,9746Warner Bros.
7My Sister's Keeper$784,6058%2,444-162$321$37,430,6333Warner Bros.
9I Love You Beth Cooper$721,393-10%1,858--$388$6,439,5961Fox
10The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3$177,5360%1,116-792$159$61,792,3415Sony / Columbia