'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, Feb. 15 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Feb. 15 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1John Q.$6,123,548--2,466--$2,483$6,123,5481New Line
2Crossroads (2002)$5,217,015--2,380--$2,192$5,217,0151Paramount
3Return to Never Land$2,648,176--2,605--$1,017$2,648,1761Disney
4Hart's War$2,285,491--2,459--$929$2,285,4911MGM
5Collateral Damage$2,144,48346%2,8240$759$21,613,7072Warner Bros.
6Big Fat Liar$1,976,523212%2,5343$780$15,468,6022Universal
7Super Troopers$1,976,272--1,780--$1,110$1,976,2721Fox Searchlight
8A Beautiful Mind$1,976,14744%2,081-139$950$118,248,0107Universal
9Black Hawk Down$1,513,82371%2,150-814$704$90,728,0115Sony / Columbia
10The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$1,281,80734%1,525-674$841$35,907,0094Disney