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 Wed, Sep. 18 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 18 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Barbershop$1,015,138-16%1,605--$632$24,557,0951MGM
2My Big Fat Greek Wedding$920,485-14%1,76469$522$99,974,55422IFC Films
3One Hour Photo$589,695-18%1,2121041$487$16,576,9694Fox Searchlight
4City by the Sea$381,972-11%2,5750$148$17,880,4912Warner Bros.
5Signs$331,981-10%3,051-181$109$214,111,0867Disney
6SwimFan$276,135-19%2,8604$97$20,686,5212Fox
7Stealing Harvard$265,223-22%2,366--$112$7,049,4861Sony / Columbia
8XXX$204,319-13%2,771-317$74$136,094,7606Sony / Columbia
9Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams$150,585-15%2,493-328$60$78,036,1776Miramax / Dimension
10Austin Powers in Goldmember$117,417-9%1,811-291$65$209,590,1758New Line