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, Oct. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Zombieland$1,920,1503%3,036--$632$32,799,6601Sony / Columbia
2Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$725,61013%2,977-142$244$84,249,8243Sony / Columbia
3Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D)$616,1366%1,745--$353$15,000,6461Disney
4Surrogates$538,0023%2,9510$182$28,458,6622Disney
5The Invention of Lying$455,636-4%1,707--$267$8,957,6561Warner Bros.
6Whip It$320,6502%1,721--$186$5,967,6671Fox Searchlight
7The Informant!$289,698-3%2,425-80$119$27,645,1923Warner Bros.
8Fame (2009)$244,72210%3,13337$78$17,486,8872MGM
9Love Happens$230,8350%1,92224$120$19,784,9473Universal
10Pandorum$202,2780%2,5060$81$8,696,4452Overture