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. 26 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 26 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Fight Club$719,53118%1,9663$366$23,232,9792Fox
2The Best Man$659,160-12%1,346--$490$1,405,2991Universal
3Double Jeopardy$532,50420%3,00266$177$91,619,5445Paramount
4Bringing Out the Dead$493,151-2%1,936--$255$995,9201Paramount
5American Beauty$461,23214%1,459109$316$49,346,2476DreamWorks
6The Story of Us$422,32222%2,1662$195$18,499,7722Universal
7Three to Tango$339,90629%2,234--$152$5,029,6241Warner Bros.
8The Sixth Sense$301,15917%2,191-491$137$255,082,38812Disney
9Three Kings$296,9757%2,411-531$123$30,542,8674Warner Bros.
10Bats$265,8702%2,540--$105$527,0581Destination