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, Mar. 7 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 7 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1We Were Soldiers$1,416,8840%3,143--$451$26,345,5351Paramount
240 Days and 40 Nights$785,355-3%2,225--$353$15,748,2361Miramax
3John Q.$464,248-12%2,456-49$189$53,772,1613New Line
4Dragonfly$401,0713%2,5070$160$20,822,4792Universal
5Queen of the Damned$386,390-1%2,5110$154$25,592,4952Warner Bros.
6A Beautiful Mind$372,7503%1,962-107$190$140,406,3679Universal
7Return to Never Land$326,3823%2,618-8$125$37,038,3563Disney
8The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$218,499-6%1,303-207$168$288,463,35211New Line
9Big Fat Liar$200,37412%2,232-205$90$39,823,3984Universal
10The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)$196,22113%1,228-125$160$48,779,1366Disney