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, May. 9 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, May. 9 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Mummy Returns$3,537,127-21%3,401--$1,040$81,096,3511Universal
2Bridget Jones's Diary$500,000-22%2,54715$196$11,737,9534Miramax
3Driven$383,066-19%2,9050$132$4,587,8432Warner Bros.
4Along Came a Spider$262,398-17%2,5730$102$14,465,0395Paramount
5Blow$237,957-24%1,558-155$153$13,255,7395New Line
6Spy Kids$157,126-4%2,815-290$56$45,251,0986Miramax / Dimension
7Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$137,660-18%2,14117$64$2,918,7553Paramount
8Town & Country$120,360-15%2,2220$54$1,236,5362New Line
9One Night at McCool's$114,099-23%1,814-4$63$1,220,7402USA Films
10The Forsaken$103,062-14%1,5140$68$1,193,5902Sony / Screen Gems