'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. 29 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Mar. 29 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Panic Room$11,800,410--3,053--$3,865$11,800,4101Sony / Columbia
2Ice Age$7,045,386104%3,333-12$2,114$105,773,4203Fox
3The Rookie (2002)$6,095,994--2,511--$2,428$6,095,9941Disney
4Blade II$4,612,675148%2,7070$1,704$46,515,9142New Line
6E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (2002 re-issue)$2,314,329117%3,0070$770$20,446,1422Universal
7Death to Smoochy$1,694,256--2,164--$783$1,694,2561Warner Bros.
8A Beautiful Mind$1,404,953127%1,560105$901$158,368,16913Universal
9Showtime$1,294,96345%2,321-596$558$31,063,0443Warner Bros.
10We Were Soldiers$1,292,212114%2,046-813$632$64,324,6395Paramount