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, Nov. 22 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Nov. 22 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The World Is Not Enough$2,601,578-70%3,163--$823$37,720,8121MGM
2Sleepy Hollow$2,086,364-71%3,064--$681$31,305,1121Paramount
3Pokemon: The First Movie$577,607-86%3,0430$190$68,092,6512Warner Bros.
4The Bone Collector$485,038-70%2,62329$185$45,892,6063Universal
5Dogma$355,814-66%1,28718$276$15,783,7802Lionsgate
6Anywhere But Here$217,653-72%1,6819$129$10,350,5512Fox
7The Insider$204,245-70%1,84411$111$18,522,1083Disney
8The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc$201,978-67%2,1470$94$11,597,5382Sony / Columbia
9The Bachelor$167,553-69%2,337-187$72$17,830,7093New Line
10The Sixth Sense$113,920-66%1,219-199$93$268,997,74316Disney