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 Tue, Nov. 3 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 3 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Michael Jackson's This Is It$2,673,3449%3,481--$768$39,569,9431Sony / Columbia
2Paranormal Activity$1,130,178-5%2,404459$470$86,942,0233Paramount
3Law Abiding Citizen$902,50716%2,764-126$327$53,159,3893Overture
4Where the Wild Things Are$713,15923%3,645-90$196$63,944,1893Warner Bros.
5Couples Retreat$680,62015%3,026-48$225$88,298,9664Universal
6Saw VI$481,5528%3,0360$159$23,458,3122Lionsgate
7Astro Boy$406,42850%3,0206$135$11,994,0702Summit
8Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$397,49157%2,322-419$171$119,254,5997Sony / Columbia
9Amelia$342,40634%1,070250$320$8,938,9052Fox Searchlight
10Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant$302,95810%2,7540$110$11,386,4292Universal