'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, Feb. 1 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 1 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$494,4581%1,335160$370$40,258,0793New Line
2The Green Mile$334,5678%2,371-112$141$116,127,3788Warner Bros.
3Galaxy Quest$219,065-7%2,209-50$99$59,224,9686DreamWorks
4Magnolia$160,59313%1,0869$148$14,368,2527New Line
5Toy Story 2$134,324-25%1,796-194$75$234,613,99310Disney
6Any Given Sunday$133,3181%2,012-189$66$69,501,3976Warner Bros.
7Snow Falling on Cedars$95,85713%1,000-99$96$11,949,6316Universal