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, Mar. 28 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 28 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Erin Brockovich$1,696,51918%2,8513$595$58,992,4992Universal
2Romeo Must Die$1,373,318-3%2,641--$520$27,368,4421Warner Bros.
3American Beauty$775,4667%1,6621$467$103,256,00428DreamWorks
4Mission to Mars$514,5229%3,10141$166$50,426,8463Disney
5Here on Earth$346,91314%1,712--$203$5,411,0061Fox
6My Dog Skip$338,1865%2,3310$145$26,327,38511Warner Bros.
7The Ninth Gate$211,33713%1,69437$125$14,787,3943Artisan
8The Tigger Movie$105,2118%1,360-341$77$43,201,2127Disney
9Snow Day$97,4148%1,924-463$51$56,960,4697Paramount
10Wonder Boys$59,50314%1,210-248$49$14,681,0005Paramount