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, Sep. 13 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 13 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Watcher$589,360-20%2,742--$215$11,023,2491Universal
2Nurse Betty$514,581-10%1,459--$353$8,714,0741USA Films
3Bring It On$241,264-20%2,4166$100$45,606,7583Universal
4What Lies Beneath$186,924-18%2,166-241$86$142,969,0108DreamWorks
5Highlander: Endgame$150,640-15%1,5452$98$9,588,8362Miramax / Dimension
6The Replacements$103,301-13%2,058-427$50$39,520,6335Warner Bros.
7Nutty Professor II: The Klumps$67,025-12%1,694-439$40$117,253,0947Universal
8Hollow Man$52,126-17%1,184-765$44$66,917,0406Sony / Columbia