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 Thu, Oct. 12 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Oct. 12 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Parents$1,713,5370%2,614--$656$37,656,2661Universal
2Remember the Titans$1,079,52217%2,701836$400$51,151,5312Disney
3Bring It On$118,72724%2,382-84$50$63,106,4487Universal
4Nurse Betty$82,0464%1,473-16$56$23,477,6365USA Films
5What Lies Beneath$72,4464%1,375-299$53$152,465,46612DreamWorks
6The Watcher$69,816-1%1,749-887$40$28,195,4845Universal