'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, Oct. 10 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Oct. 10 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Parents$2,065,872-42%2,614--$790$34,229,8811Universal
2Remember the Titans$1,002,420-56%2,701836$371$49,149,6092Disney
3Bring It On$119,255-56%2,382-84$50$62,892,3087Universal
4Nurse Betty$88,514-45%1,473-16$60$23,316,7215USA Films
5The Watcher$78,731-40%1,749-887$45$28,055,0195Universal
6What Lies Beneath$70,614-39%1,375-299$51$152,323,39112DreamWorks