'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 Wed, Feb. 9 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Feb. 9 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Scream 3$1,457,621-21%3,467--$420$39,855,0481Miramax / Dimension
2Next Friday$234,990-22%1,42085$165$46,115,9864New Line
3The Green Mile$222,347-14%2,335-36$95$121,424,9339Warner Bros.
4Galaxy Quest$153,533-4%1,939-270$79$63,404,9347DreamWorks
5Toy Story 2$96,180-11%1,618-178$59$237,432,67511Disney
6Any Given Sunday$54,486-16%1,557-455$35$70,160,5457Warner Bros.