'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 Fri, Dec. 1 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 1 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1How the Grinch Stole Christmas$6,621,317264%3,1384$2,110$151,522,2023Universal
3102 Dalmatians$1,756,019268%2,7040$649$30,065,2272Disney
4Charlie's Angels$1,537,111272%2,751-87$559$111,940,7585Sony / Columbia
5Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$1,229,538270%2,937--$419$31,652,4473Paramount
6Meet the Parents$1,181,588357%2,317158$510$150,558,7599Universal
7The 6th Day$1,174,842241%2,5160$467$27,727,2613Sony / Columbia
8The Legend of Bagger Vance$322,313201%1,535-342$210$29,035,0805DreamWorks