'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, Oct. 9 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 9 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Parents$3,541,621-57%2,614--$1,355$32,164,0091Universal
2Remember the Titans$2,279,748-57%2,701836$844$48,147,1892Disney
3Bring It On$273,755-56%2,382-84$115$62,773,0537Universal
4Nurse Betty$160,579-42%1,473-16$109$23,228,2075USA Films
5The Watcher$131,548-60%1,749-887$75$27,976,2885Universal
6What Lies Beneath$115,989-59%1,375-299$84$152,252,77712DreamWorks