'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, Aug. 3 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 3 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2Austin Powers in Goldmember$11,549,48912%3,6130$3,197$132,436,5562New Line
3The Master of Disguise$4,459,332-5%2,565--$1,739$9,142,7761Sony / Columbia
4Road to Perdition$2,764,39447%2,33282$1,185$75,197,7924DreamWorks
5Stuart Little 2$2,312,32523%3,095-187$747$44,940,0413Sony / Columbia
6Men in Black II$1,936,62535%2,902-640$667$180,643,1045Sony / Columbia
7The Country Bears$1,221,16125%2,5530$478$10,854,1602Disney
8K-19: The Widowmaker$1,175,59137%1,139-1691$1,032$29,921,3653Paramount
9Mr. Deeds$811,39717%1,966-343$413$120,287,8276Sony / Columbia
10Minority Report$695,75434%1,139-226$611$126,151,0537Fox