'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 Sun, Sep. 13 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Sep. 13 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself$4,959,881-50%2,255--$2,200$23,447,8511Lionsgate
29 (2009)$2,733,441-42%1,661--$1,646$15,160,0361Focus
3Inglourious Basterds$1,481,471-47%3,215-143$461$103,903,2674Weinstein Company
4The Final Destination$1,380,221-44%2,732-389$505$58,281,8503Warner Bros. / New Line
5All About Steve$1,223,657-52%2,26514$540$21,650,2002Fox
6Whiteout$1,139,631-43%2,745--$415$4,916,0901Warner Bros.
7Sorority Row$1,008,000-52%2,665--$378$5,059,0911Summit
8District 9$884,064-45%2,560-579$345$108,455,5265Sony / TriStar
10Julie & Julia$762,069-48%2,342-186$325$85,220,3836Sony / Columbia