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, Jan. 4 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 4 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Talented Mr. Ripley$1,236,218-22%2,3092$535$42,587,3432Paramount
2Stuart Little$1,172,814-34%2,9000$404$83,520,0333Sony / Columbia
3The Green Mile$1,138,739-25%2,8750$396$79,763,8044Warner Bros.
4Any Given Sunday$1,054,456-31%2,5050$421$48,372,8002Warner Bros.
5Toy Story 2$905,738-38%3,102-49$292$211,219,0326Disney
6Galaxy Quest$743,222-32%2,44230$304$29,148,6652DreamWorks
7Anna and the King$658,427-14%2,129-3$309$26,267,5073Fox
8Man on the Moon$592,645-22%2,0790$285$25,902,0402Universal
9Bicentennial Man$566,387-35%2,7670$205$41,156,2903Disney