'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 Sat, Nov. 2 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Nov. 2 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Santa Clause 2$12,917,30972%3,350--$3,856$20,427,8361Disney
2The Ring$7,974,01238%2,808174$2,840$60,195,1543DreamWorks
3I Spy$5,572,56936%3,182--$1,751$9,680,0131Sony / Columbia
4jackass: the movie$5,403,94728%2,53021$2,136$39,032,4182Paramount
5Ghost Ship$2,959,30848%2,7870$1,062$19,652,3622Warner Bros.
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$2,700,79569%1,97710$1,366$170,508,25729IFC Films
7Sweet Home Alabama$2,166,09656%2,441-741$887$112,400,4926Disney
8Punch-Drunk Love$1,804,73639%1,252771$1,441$9,962,2484Sony / Columbia
9Red Dragon$1,266,59557%1,949-937$650$88,391,3925Universal
10Tuck Everlasting$643,62546%1,237-223$520$15,702,6074Disney