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 Fri, Aug. 30 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Aug. 30 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Signs$3,396,156160%3,437-16$988$181,935,1475Disney
2My Big Fat Greek Wedding$2,678,640142%1,619290$1,655$56,951,58520IFC Films
3XXX$2,671,126154%3,53619$755$113,440,3954Sony / Columbia
4fear dot com$1,825,234--2,550--$716$1,825,2341Warner Bros.
5Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$1,424,98366%3,250-57$438$63,483,6654Miramax / Dimension
6Austin Powers in Goldmember$1,415,733127%2,506-299$565$197,377,0986New Line
7Blue Crush$1,226,551126%2,820-195$435$30,368,0933Universal
8Serving Sara$984,703165%2,17420$453$8,546,4372Paramount
9Undisputed$651,535114%1,11715$583$6,520,8892Miramax
10Simone$624,85196%1,9200$325$5,882,9572New Line