'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. 16 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 16 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Meet the Parents$1,412,732-73%2,6151$540$60,238,1412Universal
2Remember the Titans$769,373-75%2,72625$282$64,980,6633Disney
3The Contender$442,430-69%1,516--$292$5,806,3601DreamWorks
4Bring It On$87,664-77%2,187-195$40$64,834,8848Universal
5What Lies Beneath$41,559-69%1,027-348$40$153,155,15313DreamWorks