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 Tue, Sep. 21 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 21 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Sixth Sense$947,41010%2,7885$340$214,006,1637Disney
2Stigmata$890,8569%2,9012$307$34,403,3762MGM
3Stir of Echoes$411,9869%1,94355$212$12,365,9352Artisan
4The Thomas Crown Affair$207,94735%1,658-191$125$64,331,7927MGM
5Runaway Bride$206,9597%2,384-389$87$144,237,9998Paramount
6The 13th Warrior$193,53825%1,969-314$98$29,322,4614Disney
7Bowfinger$144,7960%2,063-389$70$63,277,6986Universal
8Mickey Blue Eyes$117,44327%1,530-445$77$32,490,0615Warner Bros.