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 Mon, May. 1 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 1 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1U-571$928,293-68%2,61633$355$39,039,6812Universal
2The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$410,708-86%3,040--$135$10,928,8161Universal
3Rules of Engagement$348,721-68%3,027-193$115$50,577,3934Paramount
4Love & Basketball$292,268-76%1,2458$235$15,818,7382New Line
5Keeping the Faith$283,473-72%2,17113$131$25,791,2803Disney
628 Days$253,838-71%2,5230$101$28,837,7083Sony / Columbia
7Erin Brockovich$224,944-69%2,498-558$90$113,101,8477Universal
8Return to Me$170,385-70%2,006-314$85$25,216,5594MGM
9The Road to El Dorado$112,980-81%2,247-923$50$46,558,9325DreamWorks
10The Skulls$86,079-67%1,333-714$65$32,609,2505Universal