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, Dec. 1 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 1 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Twilight Saga: New Moon$2,394,9750%4,04218$593$235,728,7672Summit
2The Blind Side$2,317,38612%3,14030$738$104,620,4012Warner Bros.
32012$1,034,4237%3,44436$300$140,449,8263Sony / Columbia
4Ninja Assassin$997,1836%2,503--$398$23,127,9061Warner Bros.
5Old Dogs$814,45112%3,425--$238$25,770,3951Disney
6Disney's A Christmas Carol$652,0674%3,013-565$216$106,207,3894Disney
7Planet 51$301,160-7%3,0350$99$29,112,9752Sony / TriStar
8Fantastic Mr. Fox$299,326-4%2,0332029$147$10,635,5633Fox
9The Men Who Stare at Goats$92,4124%1,119-937$83$30,701,9714Overture