'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, Nov. 28 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Nov. 28 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How the Grinch Stole Christmas$2,037,209-6%3,1347$650$141,312,6072Universal
3Charlie's Angels$504,52021%2,838-199$178$109,580,3774Sony / Columbia
4102 Dalmatians$500,087-21%2,704--$185$27,373,2141Disney
5The 6th Day$441,65715%2,5160$176$25,844,2482Sony / Columbia
6Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$337,583-33%2,9373$115$29,762,3202Paramount
7Meet the Parents$280,32824%2,159-253$130$148,858,5668Universal
8The Legend of Bagger Vance$108,26515%1,877-232$58$28,502,1154DreamWorks