'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, Apr. 5 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 5 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Panic Room$5,830,465169%3,0530$1,910$46,114,9882Sony / Columbia
2High Crimes$4,737,418--2,717--$1,744$4,737,4181Fox
3Ice Age$3,884,71078%3,200-133$1,214$130,978,4034Fox
4The Rookie (2002)$3,655,346127%2,52413$1,448$26,899,4132Disney
5National Lampoon's Van Wilder$2,775,297--2,022--$1,373$2,775,2971Artisan
7Blade II$2,118,53692%2,561-146$827$62,421,6263New Line
8Big Trouble$1,204,111--1,961--$614$1,204,1111Disney
9E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (2002 re-issue)$954,07155%2,478-529$385$28,120,8563Universal
10A Beautiful Mind$789,465120%1,436-124$550$163,188,05814Universal