'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 Sat, Feb. 16 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Feb. 16 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1John Q.$8,162,36033%2,466--$3,310$14,285,9081New Line
2Crossroads (2002)$5,321,6592%2,380--$2,236$10,538,6741Paramount
3Return to Never Land$4,962,07387%2,605--$1,905$7,610,2491Disney
4Big Fat Liar$3,699,19187%2,5343$1,460$19,167,7932Universal
5Collateral Damage$3,607,74768%2,8240$1,278$25,221,4542Warner Bros.
6A Beautiful Mind$3,579,84581%2,081-139$1,720$121,827,8557Universal
7Hart's War$3,220,80141%2,459--$1,310$5,506,2921MGM
8Black Hawk Down$2,707,95079%2,150-814$1,260$93,435,9615Sony / Columbia
9Super Troopers$2,338,51718%1,780--$1,314$4,314,7891Fox Searchlight
10Snow Dogs$2,251,877109%2,286-168$985$64,738,3245Disney