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 Wed, Dec. 27 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 27 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Cast Away$9,293,248-20%2,774--$3,350$60,816,7131Fox
2What Women Want (2000)$6,102,200-12%3,04432$2,005$83,205,8942Paramount
3Miss Congeniality$4,292,976-9%2,668--$1,609$23,126,4691Warner Bros.
4The Family Man$3,450,040-20%2,388--$1,445$22,874,7541Universal
5How the Grinch Stole Christmas$3,005,388-8%3,164-92$950$241,402,8756Universal
6Vertical Limit$1,655,488-15%2,40598$688$41,999,9153Sony / Columbia
7102 Dalmatians$1,087,19623%1,684-506$646$51,558,4495Disney
8Rugrats in Paris: The Movie$1,047,83753%1,890-650$554$47,110,3696Paramount
9All the Pretty Horses$865,365-23%1,483--$584$3,294,5510Miramax
10Proof of Life$634,469-19%2,062-643$308$22,738,2243Warner Bros.