'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, Apr. 19 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Apr. 19 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2How to Train Your Dragon$1,206,268-80%3,825-182$315$159,457,3344Paramount / DreamWorks
3Death at a Funeral (2010)$1,154,850-72%2,459--$470$17,372,3901Sony / Screen Gems
4Clash of the Titans (2010)$1,068,329-75%3,753-49$285$133,668,5493Warner Bros.
5Date Night$1,001,309-72%3,3806$296$49,668,1082Fox
6The Last Song$352,216-75%2,76793$127$50,540,0713Disney
7Hot Tub Time Machine$311,427-66%2,308-303$135$42,764,1834MGM
8Alice in Wonderland (2010)$281,373-73%2,024-506$139$324,412,6747Disney
9Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too?$270,529-72%1,859-296$146$55,072,3413Lionsgate
10The Bounty Hunter$208,845-69%2,475-426$84$60,466,5805Sony / Columbia