'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 Sat, Jul. 14 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 14 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Score$7,529,62423%2,129--$3,537$13,638,0541Paramount
2Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within$4,353,89711%2,649--$1,644$15,895,8321Sony / Columbia
3Scary Movie 2$3,547,11811%3,2200$1,102$50,657,4822Miramax / Dimension
4The Fast and the Furious$3,145,20720%2,899101$1,085$113,294,3514Universal
5A.I. Artificial Intelligence$2,187,15241%2,830-412$773$68,621,6663Warner Bros.