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. 8 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 8 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$1,569,4029%3,326186$472$131,879,9853Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$1,076,2935%4,12482$261$257,468,1993Summit
3Brothers (2009)$817,5557%2,088--$392$11,110,0691Lionsgate
4Disney's A Christmas Carol$600,97918%2,546-467$236$116,362,3385Disney
52012$542,98011%3,220-224$169$149,992,7154Sony / Columbia
6Armored$492,8846%1,915--$257$7,468,5411Sony / Screen Gems
7Ninja Assassin$484,1593%2,5030$193$30,774,5002Warner Bros.
8Old Dogs$479,43524%3,4250$140$34,789,2502Disney
9Everybody's Fine (2009)$363,30617%2,133--$170$4,526,3461Miramax
10Planet 51$222,72416%2,904-131$77$34,466,4933Sony / TriStar