'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, Feb. 3 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 3 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Snow Dogs$2,663,855-49%2,45414$1,086$51,126,1633Disney
2Black Hawk Down$1,654,689-72%3,14342$526$75,064,9053Sony / Columbia
3The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$1,609,255-63%2,211204$728$23,370,4522Disney
4A Walk to Remember$1,597,920-61%2,4209$660$23,325,8542Warner Bros.
5A Beautiful Mind$1,451,553-67%2,25013$645$104,504,8975Universal
6I Am Sam$1,280,955-58%1,30335$983$17,048,2186New Line
7The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$1,245,924-58%2,309-394$540$266,273,8667New Line
8The Mothman Prophecies$1,240,282-66%2,3310$532$21,227,4842Sony / Screen Gems
9Kung Pow! Enter the Fist$843,504-56%2,475-3$341$12,099,2522Fox
10Birthday Girl$449,125-60%1,000--$449$2,372,9911Miramax