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. 13 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 13 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra$4,363,199-9%4,007--$1,089$76,251,8731Paramount
2Julie & Julia$2,690,726-1%2,354--$1,143$31,286,8491Sony / Columbia
3G-Force$1,409,454-2%3,482-215$405$92,140,4403Disney
4Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince$1,128,344-2%3,455-938$327$278,738,1784Warner Bros.
5The Ugly Truth$939,458-6%2,97593$316$73,000,0433Sony / Columbia
6Funny People$916,161-10%3,0081$305$44,900,5182Universal
7Aliens in the Attic$705,7932%3,1082$227$19,118,4752Fox
8A Perfect Getaway$572,301-10%2,159--$265$8,699,1951Universal / Rogue
9Orphan$446,451-6%2,270-480$197$36,772,3933Warner Bros.
10The Hangover$444,880-3%1,690-381$263$263,812,37610Warner Bros.