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, Mar. 8 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 8 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alice in Wonderland (2010)$9,008,430-71%3,728--$2,416$125,109,4531Disney
2Brooklyn's Finest$1,076,952-68%1,936--$556$14,427,2511Overture
3Shutter Island$1,011,425-69%3,178175$318$96,761,4303Paramount
4Avatar$817,968-67%2,163-293$378$721,786,27812Fox
5Cop Out$671,378-72%3,1500$213$33,175,9882Warner Bros.
6The Crazies$591,624-66%2,4792$239$28,063,7882Overture
7Crazy Heart$377,971-51%1,274126$297$29,909,55412Fox Searchlight
8Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$269,044-80%2,994-308$90$78,326,7934Fox
9Valentine's Day$253,459-70%3,040-538$83$106,557,3294Warner Bros. / New Line
10Dear John$198,958-66%2,496-510$80$76,825,0445Sony / Screen Gems