'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 Sat, Feb. 19 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Feb. 19 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Whole Nine Yards$6,057,90577%2,910--$2,082$9,472,0971Warner Bros.
2Hanging Up$5,772,45554%2,618--$2,205$9,523,8421Sony / Columbia
3Snow Day$5,048,867124%2,70238$1,869$23,536,8512Paramount
4Pitch Black$4,518,88342%1,832--$2,467$7,696,8131USA Films
5Scream 3$3,762,41268%3,368-99$1,117$68,208,4523Miramax / Dimension
6The Tigger Movie$3,640,075160%2,75532$1,321$16,834,9522Disney
7American Beauty$2,486,956106%1,287--$1,932$71,764,90623DreamWorks
8Galaxy Quest$535,57197%1,186-403$452$67,180,1909DreamWorks