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, Sep. 11 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Sep. 11 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Watcher$630,267-73%2,742--$230$9,693,3361Universal
2Nurse Betty$480,466-73%1,459--$329$7,628,3291USA Films
3Bring It On$265,838-84%2,4166$110$45,062,8473Universal
4Space Cowboys$186,922-77%2,607-188$72$79,026,4546Warner Bros.
5What Lies Beneath$174,456-73%2,166-241$81$142,553,5328DreamWorks
6Highlander: Endgame$154,973-73%1,5452$100$9,260,8562Miramax / Dimension
7The Replacements$85,315-80%2,058-427$41$39,299,0945Warner Bros.
8Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$76,670-83%1,694-439$45$117,109,5337Universal
9Hollow Man$50,674-76%1,184-765$43$66,801,8816Sony / Columbia