'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. 14 2001

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Dec. 14 2001LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Vanilla Sky$8,856,164--2,742--$3,230$8,856,1641Paramount
2Ocean's Eleven$7,158,903169%3,0750$2,328$57,386,8552Warner Bros.
3Not Another Teen Movie$5,018,886--2,365--$2,122$5,018,8861Sony / Columbia
4Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone$2,284,260153%3,422-250$668$245,774,5415Warner Bros.
5Behind Enemy Lines (2001)$1,655,475197%2,792-52$593$35,055,2413Fox
6Monsters, Inc.$1,154,920219%2,462-422$469$214,986,4737Disney
7Spy Game$713,615105%2,503-267$285$56,075,3904Universal
8Black Knight$581,758260%1,907-326$305$28,293,7024Fox
9Shallow Hal$462,699181%1,767-450$262$65,937,3916Fox
10Out Cold (2001)$250,303233%1,183-468$212$12,798,6464Disney