'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, Dec. 7 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 7 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ocean's Eleven$13,333,044--3,075--$4,336$13,333,0441Warner Bros.
2Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$3,795,991207%3,6720$1,034$228,764,5994Warner Bros.
3Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$2,554,249159%2,84474$898$25,693,7252Fox
4Monsters, Inc.$1,597,748248%2,884-506$554$207,389,2956Disney
5Spy Game$1,398,579111%2,7700$505$50,872,0283Universal
6Black Knight$902,352232%2,233-301$404$24,809,7893Fox
7Shallow Hal$811,761199%2,217-211$366$63,020,3405Fox
8Out Cold (2001)$499,519292%1,651-360$303$11,343,2463Disney