'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 Thu, Feb. 3 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 3 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Next Friday$368,396-6%1,335160$276$41,018,2563New Line
2The Green Mile$281,426-7%2,371-112$119$116,712,8008Warner Bros.
3Galaxy Quest$201,6630%2,209-50$91$59,628,4956DreamWorks
4Magnolia$136,105-9%1,0869$125$14,653,7477New Line
5Toy Story 2$122,0441%1,796-194$68$234,856,84510Disney
6Any Given Sunday$114,421-6%2,012-189$57$69,738,1806Warner Bros.
7Snow Falling on Cedars$90,125-5%1,000-99$90$12,134,3546Universal