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.
|Month||Total Gross||% of year||Avg.||Top movie||Gross||% of total|
|January||$755,340,000||7%||4,841,923||The Green Hornet||$79,116,896||10%|
|February||$659,530,000||6%||3,812,312||Just Go With It||$79,457,552||12%|
|May||$1,036,500,000||10%||5,370,466||Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides||$166,774,780||16%|
|June||$1,005,490,000||10%||5,914,647||X-Men: First Class||$135,711,727||13%|
|July||$1,398,360,000||14%||7,558,703||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2||$318,511,602||23%|
|August||$897,330,000||9%||4,601,692||Rise of the Planet of the Apes||$151,459,484||17%|
|September||$604,160,000||6%||2,615,411||The Lion King 3D||$71,891,486||12%|
|October||$612,520,000||6%||3,002,549||Paranormal Activity 3||$83,450,755||14%|
|November||$860,280,000||8%||4,366,904||The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1||$228,151,826||27%|
|December||$882,020,000||9%||5,378,171||Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows||$124,051,629||14%|