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, Dec. 14 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 14 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Princess and the Frog$1,332,651-80%3,4343432$388$28,420,0741Disney
2The Blind Side$1,093,394-68%3,38862$323$150,911,0444Warner Bros.
3Invictus$714,260-65%2,125--$336$9,325,4071Warner Bros.
4The Twilight Saga: New Moon$703,152-66%3,635-489$193$268,023,2534Summit
5Disney's A Christmas Carol$600,997-70%2,402-144$250$125,028,5866Disney
6Brothers (2009)$495,592-62%2,0880$237$17,911,8092Lionsgate
72012$366,242-69%2,838-382$129$155,654,7375Sony / Columbia
8Armored$297,437-66%1,9194$155$12,048,3322Sony / Screen Gems
9Ninja Assassin$292,429-62%2,100-403$139$34,597,1163Warner Bros.
10Old Dogs$277,703-75%3,090-335$90$40,273,8843Disney