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 Wed, Mar. 31 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 31 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Last Song$5,125,103--2,673--$1,917$5,125,1030Disney
2How to Train Your Dragon$4,534,374-6%4,055--$1,118$57,883,7581Paramount / DreamWorks
3Alice in Wonderland (2010)$1,908,799-6%3,243-496$589$299,459,6904Disney
4Hot Tub Time Machine$1,350,032-10%2,771--$487$18,418,3181MGM
5Diary of a Wimpy Kid$1,097,690-11%3,0836$356$39,469,2812Fox
6The Bounty Hunter$1,011,839-11%3,0740$329$41,617,3932Sony / Columbia
7She's Out of My League$380,409-8%2,432-526$156$26,783,0093Paramount
8Green Zone$331,080-14%2,136-868$155$31,549,4703Universal
9Shutter Island$328,229-3%2,123-581$155$121,618,6366Paramount
10Repo Men$306,990-16%2,274-247$135$12,329,9352Universal