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, Aug. 30 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 30 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bring It On$1,082,972-25%2,380--$455$21,453,9021Universal
2Space Cowboys$532,864-9%2,795-40$191$65,350,5684Warner Bros.
3What Lies Beneath$450,128-17%2,568-192$175$132,362,3956DreamWorks
4The Replacements$383,572-17%2,717-37$141$32,030,7183Warner Bros.
5Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$267,786-12%2,543-426$105$110,872,9785Universal
6Hollow Man$252,659-23%2,481-475$102$65,431,6024Sony / Columbia
7X-Men$147,093-18%1,175-449$125$151,721,3767Fox
8Godzilla 2000$135,853-21%2,1110$64$6,916,6702Sony / TriStar
9The Perfect Storm$133,535-11%1,205-212$111$173,802,6429Warner Bros.
10Scary Movie$69,296-14%1,5010$46$146,822,2978Miramax / Dimension