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, Oct. 5 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 5 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Double Jeopardy$1,394,13414%2,884337$483$49,655,8112Paramount
2The Sixth Sense$540,09513%2,82130$191$234,424,4439Disney
3Mystery, Alaska$289,55219%1,673--$173$3,609,0421Disney
4Stigmata$219,64921%2,045-809$107$44,473,3364MGM
5Stir of Echoes$112,61613%1,502-395$75$17,458,8384Artisan
6Runaway Bride$81,25712%1,318-552$62$147,726,61210Paramount