'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, May. 3 2010

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 3 2010LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)$2,077,000-68%3,332--$623$34,979,0001Warner Bros. / New Line
2How to Train Your Dragon$605,277-81%3,426-239$177$192,779,0276Paramount / DreamWorks
3The Back-up Plan$495,644-72%3,2800$151$23,459,1612CBS Films
4Date Night$481,446-71%3,093-201$156$74,085,8074Fox
5The Losers$449,000-71%2,9360$153$18,463,0002Warner Bros.
6Clash of the Titans (2010)$437,000-73%2,737-534$160$154,348,0005Warner Bros.
8Death at a Funeral (2010)$348,895-70%2,271-188$154$35,249,1733Sony / Screen Gems
9Furry Vengeance$267,477-86%2,997--$89$6,895,0411Summit