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 Mon, Jan. 8 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 8 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Traffic$1,531,621-65%1,510--$1,014$17,301,0081USA Films
2What Women Want (2000)$953,994-74%3,0526$313$138,857,2054Paramount
3Miss Congeniality$806,140-75%2,6680$302$66,469,9563Warner Bros.
4The Family Man$566,830-75%2,41016$235$56,466,8753Universal
5How the Grinch Stole Christmas$129,796-82%2,594-567$50$257,962,1648Universal
6Proof of Life$96,838-68%1,381-681$70$26,131,1475Warner Bros.