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 Tue, Aug. 20 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Aug. 20 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1XXX$2,533,6462%3,38814$748$88,975,4122Sony / Columbia
2Signs$2,251,4424%3,34434$673$154,930,2823Disney
3Blue Crush$1,666,225-1%3,002--$555$17,516,0861Universal
4Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$1,491,7356%3,3070$451$48,862,6642Miramax / Dimension
5Austin Powers in Goldmember$1,263,65410%3,113-395$406$185,855,7244New Line
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$1,023,57228%1,064341$962$41,123,90918IFC Films
7Blood Work$550,2939%2,5250$218$16,365,7112Warner Bros.
8The Master of Disguise$482,1827%2,137-431$226$31,223,1693Sony / Columbia
9Road to Perdition$429,9108%1,914-297$225$91,140,2766DreamWorks
10Stuart Little 2$341,62711%1,714-668$199$57,722,1535Sony / Columbia