'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 Sat, Dec. 30 2000

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Dec. 30 2000LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Cast Away$11,326,1352%2,7740$4,083$92,098,3782Fox
2What Women Want (2000)$8,254,9678%3,0462$2,710$105,235,4603Paramount
3Miss Congeniality$5,618,2736%2,6680$2,106$38,394,5042Warner Bros.
4The Family Man$4,764,1773%2,3946$1,990$35,806,1162Universal
5How the Grinch Stole Christmas$2,528,048-15%3,161-3$800$249,860,5737Universal
6Vertical Limit$2,410,6064%2,45651$982$48,444,3274Sony / Columbia