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, Jan. 12 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 12 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$5,066,734-1%3,422-39$1,481$441,385,3074Fox
2Sherlock Holmes$1,404,21314%3,6260$387$167,784,6813Warner Bros.
3It's Complicated$1,152,56528%2,95558$390$78,424,3803Universal
4Daybreakers$1,123,088-6%2,523--$445$17,463,0341Lionsgate
5Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$727,98811%3,641-106$200$179,990,1993Fox
6Up in the Air$716,47528%2,218323$323$56,089,2346Paramount
7Leap Year (2010)$703,08022%2,511--$280$10,483,4251Universal
8Youth in Revolt$615,962-4%1,873--$329$8,145,4061The Weinstein Company
9The Blind Side$554,18411%2,880-46$192$219,873,8098Warner Bros.
10The Princess and the Frog$255,2658%2,620-708$97$93,072,9885Disney