'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 Sat, Jul. 6 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 6 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Men in Black II$18,516,657-7%3,557--$5,206$73,431,0841Sony / Columbia
2Mr. Deeds$6,627,8030%3,2310$2,051$68,451,6752Sony / Columbia
3Minority Report$4,741,64411%2,729-272$1,738$93,594,4003Fox
4Like Mike$4,548,93311%2,410--$1,888$15,478,1111Fox
5Lilo & Stitch$4,494,660-2%3,2220$1,395$99,471,5463Disney
6The Bourne Identity$3,504,02413%2,512-151$1,395$86,469,7074Universal
7Scooby-Doo$2,568,5025%3,257-190$789$135,526,2284Warner Bros.
8The Sum of All Fears$1,518,69921%1,592-894$954$110,780,2356Paramount
9The Powerpuff Girls Movie$1,260,5381%2,340--$539$5,054,6001Warner Bros.
10Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood$1,033,1441%1,792-825$577$60,028,6915Warner Bros.