Grosses

'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 Thu, Aug. 15 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 15 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$3,608,846-8%3,374--$1,070$61,852,3061Sony / Columbia
2Signs$3,018,971-6%3,31046$912$131,149,2382Disney
3Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$2,031,506-13%3,3070$614$34,436,2331Miramax / Dimension
4Austin Powers in Goldmember$1,638,614-1%3,508-105$467$174,708,6003New Line
5The Master of Disguise$777,647-9%2,5683$303$27,125,1822Sony / Columbia
6Blood Work$718,167-8%2,525--$284$10,502,3431Warner Bros.
7Road to Perdition$537,603-5%2,211-121$243$86,509,3955DreamWorks
8Stuart Little 2$528,014-8%2,382-713$222$55,126,2464Sony / Columbia
9Men in Black II$258,669-1%2,076-826$125$187,498,1276Sony / Columbia
10The Country Bears$156,787-7%1,260-1293$124$14,957,4953Disney