'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, Apr. 7 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 7 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Clash of the Titans (2010)$4,224,231-16%3,777--$1,118$79,527,1381Warner Bros.
2How to Train Your Dragon$3,485,110-9%4,0605$858$104,734,7872Paramount / DreamWorks
3Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$1,615,890-25%2,155--$750$36,016,5711Lionsgate
4The Last Song$1,434,536-17%2,6730$537$30,896,8571Disney
5Alice in Wonderland (2010)$873,985-9%2,980-263$293$312,796,7865Disney
6Hot Tub Time Machine$853,792-9%2,7710$308$30,649,2142MGM
7Diary of a Wimpy Kid$758,106-13%2,842-241$267$48,825,8793Fox
8The Bounty Hunter$661,186-8%3,11844$212$50,989,3643Sony / Columbia
9She's Out of My League$184,899-1%1,390-1042$133$29,287,2834Paramount
10Shutter Island$162,7001%1,356-767$120$123,948,7927Paramount