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 Fri, Aug. 17 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 17 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1American Pie 2$6,912,13568%3,0729$2,250$73,086,2472Universal
2Rush Hour 2$5,182,53995%3,080-38$1,683$152,089,8453New Line
3Rat Race$3,708,327--2,550--$1,454$3,708,3271Paramount
4The Others$3,323,27794%2,153475$1,544$24,588,7472Miramax
5The Princess Diaries$3,015,55048%2,72620$1,106$63,647,2203Disney
6Captain Corelli's Mandolin$2,376,027--1,595--$1,490$2,376,0271Universal
7Planet of the Apes (2001)$1,880,40249%3,060-341$615$155,978,7814Fox
8Jurassic Park III$1,232,60352%2,516-659$490$165,120,7635Universal