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. 14 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 14 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Time Machine$1,470,0700%2,944--$499$29,140,5661DreamWorks
2We Were Soldiers$954,779-6%3,1430$304$44,844,1602Paramount
340 Days and 40 Nights$623,032-1%2,399174$260$25,453,2472Miramax
4All About the Benjamins$562,015-7%1,505--$373$12,690,3361New Line
5John Q.$426,025-7%2,382-74$179$61,569,4824New Line
6A Beautiful Mind$376,515-2%1,793-169$210$145,829,32910Universal
7Return to Never Land$355,165-5%2,498-120$142$43,056,4184Disney
8Big Fat Liar$321,9493%2,074-158$155$44,595,7425Universal
9Dragonfly$304,937-3%2,431-76$125$26,110,6983Universal
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$271,4706%1,210-93$224$292,221,91612New Line