'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 Sun, Jul. 15 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jul. 15 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Score$5,382,701-29%2,129--$2,528$19,020,7551Paramount
2Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within$3,132,323-28%2,649--$1,182$19,028,1551Sony / Columbia
3Scary Movie 2$2,822,369-20%3,2200$877$53,479,8512Miramax / Dimension
4The Fast and the Furious$2,319,327-26%2,899101$800$115,613,6784Universal
5A.I. Artificial Intelligence$1,478,570-32%2,830-412$522$70,100,2363Warner Bros.