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, Jul. 3 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jul. 3 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Perfect Storm$12,396,851-7%3,407--$3,639$53,723,8341Warner Bros.
2The Patriot$6,902,825-1%3,061--$2,255$38,639,7871Sony / Columbia
3Me, Myself & Irene$3,662,020-19%3,08768$1,186$52,856,7852Fox
4The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle$2,103,248-4%2,460--$855$8,917,5131Universal
5Big Momma's House$1,552,222-23%2,392-454$649$96,870,1565Fox
6Mission: Impossible II$1,548,720-8%2,667-578$581$198,631,7726Paramount
7Gone in 60 Seconds$1,486,537-22%2,651-438$561$80,401,3304Disney
8Gladiator (2000)$853,211-9%1,411-401$605$170,602,8469DreamWorks