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. 16 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 16 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
12012$5,114,724-70%3,404--$1,503$70,352,4751Sony / Columbia
2Disney's A Christmas Carol$1,051,813-83%3,6830$286$64,326,2202Disney
3The Men Who Stare at Goats$431,193-67%2,45310$176$23,468,5822Overture
4Michael Jackson's This Is It$355,031-73%3,037-444$117$67,543,6283Sony / Columbia
5The Fourth Kind$315,218-67%2,5303$125$20,766,0612Universal
6Law Abiding Citizen$304,730-65%2,071-403$147$67,491,2975Overture
7Paranormal Activity$258,521-68%2,712154$95$103,946,3125Paramount
8Couples Retreat$250,520-68%2,509-348$100$102,298,6926Universal
9The Box$199,315-70%2,6350$76$13,379,3922Warner Bros.
10Where the Wild Things Are$143,592-79%2,090-666$69$73,589,2175Warner Bros.