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 Wed, May. 10 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 10 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Gladiator (2000)$3,405,865-12%2,938--$1,159$45,843,2851DreamWorks
2U-571$607,893-10%2,70185$225$51,470,5333Universal
3The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas$274,971-5%3,05111$90$19,513,0662Universal
4Keeping the Faith$227,546-8%2,014-157$113$30,158,5814Disney
528 Days$214,938-13%2,413-110$89$32,695,8394Sony / Columbia
6Rules of Engagement$212,678-4%2,261-766$94$52,915,7565Paramount
7Erin Brockovich$184,782-13%1,942-556$95$116,599,4908Universal
8Love & Basketball$175,118-3%1,192-53$147$20,297,1873New Line
9Return to Me$146,928-1%1,703-303$86$26,601,8265MGM
10The Road to El Dorado$73,55713%1,528-719$48$47,985,5456DreamWorks