'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 Thu, Feb. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Black Hawk Down$901,1111%3,14342$287$78,714,4173Sony / Columbia
2The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$635,5623%2,211204$287$25,904,5892Disney
3A Beautiful Mind$631,6470%2,25013$281$106,969,3935Universal
4I Am Sam$457,959-5%1,30335$351$18,954,1656New Line
5The Mothman Prophecies$449,961-3%2,3310$193$23,141,2622Sony / Screen Gems
6Snow Dogs$434,9138%2,4400$178$52,736,0433Disney
7The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$372,567-1%2,309-394$161$267,798,5887New Line
8A Walk to Remember$362,7134%2,4209$150$24,755,3522Warner Bros.
9Slackers$192,356-11%1,893--$102$3,688,9811Sony / Columbia
10Birthday Girl$174,451-9%1,000--$174$3,141,1401Miramax