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. 18 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jan. 18 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$849,626-66%1,103--$770$22,266,7071New Line
2The Hurricane$705,959-53%1,4541295$486$14,973,9711Universal
3Girl, Interrupted$676,875-43%1,902--$356$10,366,3574Sony / Columbia
4The Green Mile$502,650-53%2,483-195$202$103,706,8646Warner Bros.
5Stuart Little$423,174-86%3,092113$137$111,463,5975Sony / Columbia
6The Talented Mr. Ripley$388,410-52%2,36953$164$63,727,6104Paramount
7Galaxy Quest$370,119-79%2,4500$151$49,129,9504DreamWorks
8Any Given Sunday$321,530-56%2,5050$128$67,298,0574Warner Bros.
9Toy Story 2$262,955-83%2,326-426$113$227,877,4428Disney
10Magnolia$255,040-50%1,0384$246$11,969,7095New Line