'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. 29 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, May. 29 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pearl Harbor$5,466,298-66%3,214--$1,701$80,643,1001Disney
3The Mummy Returns$1,012,124-74%3,553101$285$171,703,4974Universal
4A Knight's Tale$617,245-67%2,964-16$208$10,755,1863Sony / Columbia
5Angel Eyes$486,053-62%2,40732$202$4,860,9512Warner Bros.
6Bridget Jones's Diary$359,085-57%1,741-401$206$16,962,8887Miramax
7Along Came a Spider$150,880-66%1,408-500$107$17,321,5238Paramount
8Driven$118,392-55%1,523-488$78$7,101,7015Warner Bros.