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 Thu, Aug. 6 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 6 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1G-Force$2,243,934-1%3,6970$607$76,312,6682Disney
2Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$2,117,009-3%4,393-62$482$264,921,7843Warner Bros.
3Funny People$1,940,904-10%3,007--$645$32,553,6321Universal
4The Ugly Truth$1,644,846-6%2,8820$571$62,087,4842Sony / Columbia
5Aliens in the Attic$1,027,695-1%3,106--$331$12,291,2751Fox
6Orphan$902,900-5%2,7500$328$31,094,8292Warner Bros.
7Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs$783,6214%2,757-543$284$185,200,3385Fox
8The Proposal$733,3431%2,435-344$301$151,927,4967Disney
9The Hangover$672,6691%2,071-214$325$258,619,8019Warner Bros.
10Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$595,3040%2,626-611$227$390,705,4266Paramount / DreamWorks