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 Tue, Dec. 4 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Dec. 4 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$1,411,32812%3,6720$384$222,426,1883Warner Bros.
2Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$1,220,7304%2,770--$441$21,127,5991Fox
3Spy Game$788,88121%2,7700$285$48,132,5432Universal
4Monsters, Inc.$471,53115%3,390-259$139$204,904,7255Disney
5Shallow Hal$305,45617%2,428-215$126$61,668,4684Fox
6Black Knight$296,2556%2,534-37$117$23,361,8192Fox
7Out Cold (2001)$162,91525%2,0110$81$10,580,8052Disney