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 Mon, Nov. 2 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 2 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Michael Jackson's This Is It$2,455,691-71%3,481--$705$36,896,5991Sony / Columbia
2Paranormal Activity$1,186,166-69%2,404459$493$85,811,8453Paramount
3Law Abiding Citizen$775,220-65%2,764-126$280$52,256,8823Overture
4Couples Retreat$590,691-68%3,026-48$195$87,618,3464Universal
5Where the Wild Things Are$578,523-75%3,645-90$159$63,231,0303Warner Bros.
6Saw VI$443,869-65%3,0360$146$22,976,7602Lionsgate
7The Stepfather (2009)$275,486-67%2,346-388$117$24,831,1723Sony / Screen Gems
8Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant$275,254-73%2,7540$100$11,083,4712Universal
9Astro Boy$270,702-82%3,0206$90$11,587,6422Summit
10Amelia$255,991-69%1,070250$239$8,596,4992Fox Searchlight