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 Sat, Jan. 30 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 30 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Avatar$13,783,88185%3,074-67$4,484$586,056,5607Fox
2Edge of Darkness$7,152,80527%3,066--$2,333$12,763,6251Warner Bros.
3When in Rome$5,211,71720%2,456--$2,122$9,558,9311Disney
4The Tooth Fairy$4,690,645109%3,3451$1,402$23,042,5812Fox
5The Book of Eli$3,915,40159%3,075-36$1,273$71,989,0423Warner Bros.
6Legion$3,081,00252%2,4760$1,244$26,955,8182Sony / Screen Gems
7The Lovely Bones$2,141,77059%2,63867$812$36,769,4348Paramount / DreamWorks
8Sherlock Holmes$2,100,07073%2,250-420$933$196,401,7506Warner Bros.
9Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$1,912,971136%2,526-447$757$208,175,9246Fox
10It's Complicated$1,781,56573%2,096-205$850$103,115,4256Universal