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. 19 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 19 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$4,190,947-64%3,285-137$1,276$509,420,2645Fox
2The Book of Eli$2,488,344-56%3,111--$800$40,925,8971Warner Bros.
3The Lovely Bones$948,043-67%2,5632560$370$21,325,0336Paramount / DreamWorks
4Sherlock Holmes$806,284-62%3,173-453$254$183,033,1914Warner Bros.
5It's Complicated$788,535-48%2,670-285$295$90,963,1704Universal
6Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$545,647-85%3,296-345$166$197,098,9294Fox
7Up in the Air$507,662-53%2,107-111$241$64,422,4457Paramount
8The Spy Next Door$472,648-85%2,924--$162$13,349,6911Lionsgate
9The Blind Side$447,275-68%2,408-472$186$228,468,9139Warner Bros.
10Daybreakers$445,051-53%2,5230$176$25,765,9242Lionsgate