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 Sat, Oct. 31 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Oct. 31 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Michael Jackson's This Is It$7,075,152-10%3,481--$2,033$26,114,4981Sony / Columbia
2Paranormal Activity$6,576,00010%2,404459$2,735$80,819,6503Paramount
3Law Abiding Citizen$2,752,11514%2,764-126$996$49,242,1683Overture
4Couples Retreat$2,224,897-7%3,026-48$735$85,181,8824Universal
5Saw VI$2,095,61110%3,0360$690$21,263,0892Lionsgate
6Where the Wild Things Are$1,684,798-14%3,645-90$462$60,354,3433Warner Bros.
7Amelia$1,245,37829%1,070250$1,164$7,519,7282Fox Searchlight
8The Stepfather (2009)$1,173,694-2%2,346-388$500$23,720,4383Sony / Screen Gems
9Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant$1,074,6298%2,7540$390$9,775,8812Universal
10Zombieland$995,29913%2,056-391$484$70,433,2105Sony / Columbia