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 Sun, Oct. 4 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Oct. 4 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Zombieland$5,911,459-37%3,036--$1,947$24,732,3261Sony / Columbia
2Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$4,496,374-41%2,977-142$1,510$81,500,6643Sony / Columbia
3Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D)$3,727,295-32%1,745--$2,136$12,491,9231Disney
4Surrogates$1,766,159-45%2,9510$598$26,285,2042Disney
5The Invention of Lying$1,517,042-50%1,707--$889$7,028,0531Warner Bros.
6Whip It$1,076,759-46%1,721--$626$4,651,2461Fox Searchlight
7Fame (2009)$1,048,283-51%3,13337$335$16,508,7592MGM
8The Informant!$773,375-56%2,425-80$319$26,470,2773Warner Bros.
9Love Happens$605,229-51%1,92224$315$18,881,0113Universal
10Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself$576,756-55%1,569-551$368$48,287,7404Lionsgate