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 Mon, Oct. 21 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Oct. 21 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Ring$1,388,495-64%1,981--$701$16,404,6771DreamWorks
2Red Dragon$611,762-70%3,307-56$185$78,419,5583Universal
3Sweet Home Alabama$530,376-75%3,282-31$162$99,001,1074Disney
4My Big Fat Greek Wedding$475,859-70%2,014-2$236$156,354,84627IFC Films
5The Transporter$372,918-72%2,61037$143$17,563,6092Fox
6Brown Sugar$306,495-73%1,3786$222$18,806,2462Fox Searchlight
7White Oleander$262,942-66%1,5100$174$11,011,8402Warner Bros.
8Abandon$241,027-75%2,341--$103$5,306,3391Paramount
9Formula 51$234,281-67%1,857--$126$3,052,4231Sony / Screen Gems
10Knockaround Guys$210,538-67%1,8060$117$9,635,5462New Line