'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 Sun, Nov. 24 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Nov. 24 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$12,513,934-33%3,6820$3,399$148,360,5032Warner Bros.
2Die Another Day$11,406,026-40%3,314--$3,442$47,070,7381MGM
3Friday After Next$3,400,892-35%1,616--$2,105$13,001,5671New Line
4The Santa Clause 2$2,969,206-38%3,251-95$913$94,945,6084Disney
58 Mile$2,042,073-46%2,58589$790$97,581,8383Universal
6The Ring$1,670,491-50%2,628-254$636$110,842,9296DreamWorks
7My Big Fat Greek Wedding$930,170-44%1,585-227$587$191,126,37032IFC Films
8Half Past Dead$705,356-50%2,1130$334$12,501,5312Sony / Columbia
9jackass: the movie$387,340-46%1,522-891$254$62,052,4415Paramount
10I Spy$223,204-54%1,535-1076$145$32,645,2014Sony / Columbia