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 Fri, Dec. 15 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 15 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1What Women Want (2000)$11,329,510--3,012--$3,761$11,329,5101Paramount
2How the Grinch Stole Christmas$3,207,007180%3,25674$985$203,039,0785Universal
3Vertical Limit$2,679,320166%2,3070$1,161$22,388,6672Sony / Columbia
4Proof of Life$1,502,14994%2,7050$555$14,931,0142Warner Bros.
5Unbreakable$1,195,423132%2,297-385$520$80,618,0654Disney
6102 Dalmatians$566,64189%2,190-514$259$45,902,0934Disney
7Meet the Parents$358,20776%1,380-554$260$158,168,13611Universal
8Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$337,43779%2,540-300$133$42,823,3275Paramount
9Charlie's Angels$332,46157%1,625-579$205$120,336,1117Sony / Columbia