'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. 10 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 10 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$15,234,181-12%3,374--$4,515$32,545,4531Sony / Columbia
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$6,497,10825%3,307--$1,965$20,008,9331Miramax / Dimension
4Austin Powers in Goldmember$5,103,51222%3,508-105$1,455$164,009,7053New Line
5Blood Work$2,883,58023%2,525--$1,142$5,230,9491Warner Bros.
6The Master of Disguise$1,940,44015%2,5683$756$22,280,3952Sony / Columbia
7Road to Perdition$1,790,14957%2,211-121$810$83,009,7085DreamWorks
8Stuart Little 2$1,069,30348%2,382-713$449$52,115,6544Sony / Columbia
9Men in Black II$867,22936%2,076-826$418$185,906,3756Sony / Columbia
10K-19: The Widowmaker$385,29936%1,781642$216$32,675,3574Paramount