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 Thu, May. 4 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, May. 4 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1U-571$902,4996%2,61633$345$41,825,2932Universal
2Rules of Engagement$348,0415%3,027-193$115$51,639,9724Paramount
3The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$334,045-4%3,040--$110$12,007,7021Universal
4Keeping the Faith$283,003-1%2,17113$130$26,695,5533Disney
528 Days$263,1513%2,5230$104$29,690,3473Sony / Columbia
6Love & Basketball$260,4854%1,2458$209$16,602,1472New Line
7Erin Brockovich$249,97111%2,498-558$100$113,851,5917Universal
8Return to Me$195,7405%2,006-314$98$25,808,5364MGM
9The Road to El Dorado$102,2411%2,247-923$46$46,866,2095DreamWorks
10The Skulls$86,1689%1,333-714$65$32,880,5515Universal