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, Apr. 25 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Apr. 25 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1U-571$1,666,743-10%2,583--$645$23,067,2151Universal
228 Days$691,988-7%2,5230$274$23,479,0292Sony / Columbia
3Rules of Engagement$653,632-8%3,22030$203$44,422,3463Paramount
4Keeping the Faith$602,298-12%2,1586$279$19,923,6382Disney
5The Road to El Dorado$556,483-35%3,170-53$176$43,325,7944DreamWorks
6Love & Basketball$527,880-32%1,237--$427$9,446,5021New Line
7Erin Brockovich$488,4440%3,056-14$160$108,365,6026Universal
8Return to Me$387,726-9%2,3200$167$22,017,6963MGM
9The Skulls$245,566-17%2,047-362$120$30,877,1044Universal
10High Fidelity$188,2383%1,2312$153$18,909,9694Disney