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. 31 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Dec. 31 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$14,925,000-19%3,4564$4,319$283,985,0762Fox
2Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$8,750,000-26%3,70044$2,365$120,882,9131Fox
3Sherlock Holmes$8,691,781-11%3,626--$2,397$102,102,9561Warner Bros.
4It's Complicated$5,326,51521%2,887--$1,845$40,375,8751Universal
5The Blind Side$3,440,00013%2,766-641$1,244$196,403,3416Warner Bros.
6Up in the Air$2,837,00023%1,8950$1,497$33,666,8774Paramount
7The Princess and the Frog$2,628,000-21%3,4750$756$76,069,8063Disney
8Did You Hear About the Morgans?$1,300,0008%2,7180$478$20,417,3082Sony / Columbia
9Invictus$985,00010%2,16035$456$26,624,6773Warner Bros.
10Nine$863,500-15%1,412--$612$9,796,0652The Weinstein Company