'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 Sun, Jun. 25 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jun. 25 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Me, Myself & Irene$7,227,975-21%3,019--$2,394$24,210,7021Fox
2Gone in 60 Seconds$2,848,648-25%3,08940$922$68,864,7393Disney
3Big Momma's House$2,499,860-30%2,8463$878$85,224,5364Fox
4Mission: Impossible II$2,041,252-39%3,245-388$629$188,890,6955Paramount
5Gladiator (2000)$1,253,431-22%1,812-454$692$165,433,9108DreamWorks
6Shanghai Noon$579,145--1,559-567$371$50,310,1515Disney
7Road Trip$460,401-22%1,468-683$314$63,582,0656DreamWorks