'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 Sun, Jul. 14 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Jul. 14 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Men in Black II$7,297,345-25%3,61154$2,021$132,688,8342Sony / Columbia
2Road to Perdition$6,612,749-25%1,797--$3,680$22,078,6561DreamWorks
3Reign of Fire$4,312,218-23%2,629--$1,640$15,631,3541Disney
4Mr. Deeds$3,148,662-25%3,2398$972$93,974,8073Sony / Columbia
5Halloween: Resurrection$3,000,268-32%1,954--$1,535$12,301,7711Miramax / Dimension
6The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course$2,650,343-27%2,525--$1,050$9,541,9411MGM
7Lilo & Stitch$2,454,917-22%2,940-282$835$118,409,2874Disney
8Like Mike$2,265,881-29%2,43626$930$32,722,6842Fox
9Minority Report$2,155,029-27%2,419-310$891$110,177,7934Fox
10The Bourne Identity$1,660,323-30%2,199-313$755$99,025,4755Universal