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 Tue, May. 22 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 22 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek$3,439,928-18%3,587--$959$50,001,3251DreamWorks
2The Mummy Returns$1,276,299-20%3,45251$370$149,314,0963Universal
3A Knight's Tale$838,441-12%2,9800$281$6,747,5452Sony / Columbia
4Angel Eyes$807,006-11%2,375--$340$1,709,0331Warner Bros.
5Bridget Jones's Diary$445,3272%2,142-364$208$14,961,9126Miramax
6Along Came a Spider$227,440-6%1,908-572$119$16,312,3987Paramount
7Blow$216,524-4%1,133-369$191$14,981,5207New Line
8Driven$181,676-11%2,011-793$90$6,394,1404Warner Bros.
9Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles$96,042-12%1,993-173$48$3,832,2235Paramount
10Spy Kids$82,785-41%2,035-564$41$46,226,0458Miramax / Dimension