Grosses

'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. 28 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 28 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Queen of the Damned$688,779-1%2,511--$274$18,006,2711Warner Bros.
2John Q.$684,590-5%2,50539$273$43,142,6662New Line
3Dragonfly$563,9480%2,507--$225$12,599,6431Universal
4A Beautiful Mind$413,2375%2,069-12$200$134,285,3658Universal
5Return to Never Land$403,3882%2,62621$154$28,829,1412Disney
6Hart's War$331,207-6%2,4590$135$16,408,9082MGM
7Super Troopers$275,7381%1,80525$153$13,649,0602Fox Searchlight
8The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$275,5748%1,5103$182$284,253,55810New Line
9Collateral Damage$272,8995%2,410-414$113$35,705,0613Warner Bros.
10Black Hawk Down$266,7322%1,802-348$148$102,378,2626Sony / Columbia