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 Thu, Dec. 10 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 10 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Blind Side$1,468,4594%3,326186$442$134,762,3923Warner Bros.
2The Twilight Saga: New Moon$985,6779%4,12482$239$259,359,7073Summit
3Disney's A Christmas Carol$662,13016%2,546-467$260$117,594,3995Disney
4Brothers (2009)$647,8291%2,088--$310$12,401,7911Lionsgate
52012$479,6723%3,220-224$149$150,936,9304Sony / Columbia
6Ninja Assassin$414,4302%2,5030$166$31,597,2172Warner Bros.
7Old Dogs$404,2573%3,4250$118$35,586,4092Disney
8Armored$387,867-1%1,915--$203$8,246,5211Sony / Screen Gems
9Everybody's Fine (2009)$302,753-1%2,133--$142$5,133,6671Miramax
10Planet 51$199,058-4%2,904-131$69$34,873,9483Sony / TriStar