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 Tue, Mar. 26 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 26 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Ice Age$2,784,90712%3,34529$833$92,554,9222Fox
2Blade II$2,543,787-9%2,707--$940$37,863,4471New Line
3E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (2002 re-issue)$991,5708%3,007--$330$16,133,0981Universal
4Showtime$727,59815%2,9170$249$28,164,6472Warner Bros.
5Resident Evil$622,8834%2,5280$246$30,154,4812Sony / Screen Gems
6We Were Soldiers$584,53613%2,859-284$204$61,892,2344Paramount
7A Beautiful Mind$574,4037%1,455-78$395$155,820,54012Universal
8The Time Machine$544,56312%2,809-149$194$49,189,9823DreamWorks
9Sorority Boys$453,37610%1,801--$252$4,992,3581Disney
10The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring$351,1236%1,317216$267$298,210,96714New Line