'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, Jan. 19 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 19 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Save the Last Dance$4,942,419333%2,539309$1,947$35,815,8952Paramount
2Traffic$2,240,865144%1,57144$1,426$39,849,3443USA Films
3What Women Want (2000)$1,895,198227%3,025-67$627$157,291,9256Paramount
4Miss Congeniality$1,727,387219%2,603-65$664$83,063,4895Warner Bros.
5Thirteen Days$1,725,896206%2,0345$849$15,142,2452New Line
6The Family Man$933,010183%2,277-164$410$66,799,7705Universal