'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, Mar. 15 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 15 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age$13,468,116--3,316--$4,062$13,468,1161Fox
2Resident Evil$6,767,327--2,528--$2,677$6,767,3271Sony / Screen Gems
3Showtime$5,080,853--2,917--$1,742$5,080,8531Warner Bros.
4The Time Machine$3,284,867123%2,95814$1,111$32,425,4332DreamWorks
5We Were Soldiers$2,496,776162%3,1430$794$47,340,9363Paramount
640 Days and 40 Nights$1,545,417148%2,312-87$668$26,998,6643Miramax
7All About the Benjamins$1,438,285156%1,51914$947$14,128,6212New Line
8John Q.$1,101,320159%2,019-363$545$62,670,8025New Line
9A Beautiful Mind$919,218144%1,533-260$600$146,748,54711Universal