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 Mon, Jun. 14 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jun. 14 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me$7,609,309-54%3,312--$2,297$65,053,5981New Line
2Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace$3,025,521-64%3,0240$1,001$299,990,2424Fox
3Notting Hill$1,181,670-61%2,78028$425$68,695,7793Universal
4The Mummy (1999)$604,453-62%3,098-313$195$136,817,9656Universal
5The Matrix$243,547-61%1,907-138$128$161,811,14611Warner Bros.
6The Thirteenth Floor$153,570-61%1,8150$85$9,799,4163Sony / Columbia