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, Jun. 13 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 13 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek$2,038,901-4%3,71554$549$182,134,7434DreamWorks
2Swordfish$1,875,480-45%2,678--$700$7,795,8761Warner Bros.
3Pearl Harbor$1,480,064-15%3,25541$455$148,907,6823Disney
4Evolution$1,249,171-14%2,611--$478$17,633,0741DreamWorks
5Moulin Rouge!$955,167-16%2,2834$418$30,632,1452Fox
6The Animal$930,420-14%2,7880$334$9,495,3342Sony / Columbia
7What's the Worst That Could Happen?$518,089-14%2,6750$194$5,609,0282MGM
8The Mummy Returns$470,165-10%2,540-664$185$190,272,8476Universal
9A Knight's Tale$204,353-21%1,850-591$110$14,047,7845Sony / Columbia