'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, May. 28 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, May. 28 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pearl Harbor$16,098,509-18%3,214--$5,009$75,176,8021Disney
3The Mummy Returns$3,908,607-27%3,553101$1,100$170,691,3734Universal
4A Knight's Tale$1,851,358--2,964-16$625$10,137,9413Sony / Columbia
5Angel Eyes$1,277,488--2,40732$531$4,374,8982Warner Bros.
6Bridget Jones's Diary$837,546--1,741-401$481$16,603,8037Miramax
7Along Came a Spider$442,837--1,408-500$315$17,170,6438Paramount
8Driven$261,688--1,523-488$172$6,983,3095Warner Bros.