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 Tue, Sep. 5 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Sep. 5 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bring It On$602,342-78%2,41030$250$37,250,3052Universal
2Highlander: Endgame$373,413-68%1,543--$242$6,646,4101Miramax / Dimension
3Space Cowboys$343,142-82%2,7950$123$74,890,0505Warner Bros.
4What Lies Beneath$311,737-75%2,407-161$130$139,093,2997DreamWorks
5The Replacements$228,192-76%2,485-232$92$37,109,5934Warner Bros.
6Hollow Man$146,979-70%1,949-532$75$66,320,6505Sony / Columbia
7Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$138,462-84%2,133-410$65$115,173,0816Universal
8Gone in 60 Seconds$114,725-75%1,4261304$80$98,817,92413Disney