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, Dec. 9 2002

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 9 2002LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Die Another Day$909,836-69%3,34723$272$121,119,2893MGM
2Analyze That$808,082-68%2,635--$307$11,842,1541Warner Bros.
3Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$562,787-80%3,387-295$166$214,536,2424Warner Bros.
4Treasure Planet$315,613-82%3,2270$98$23,966,6052Disney
5The Santa Clause 2$273,032-82%2,356-170$116$120,415,2266Disney
6Friday After Next$200,967-73%1,450-171$139$29,419,8913New Line
7Solaris$191,588-66%2,4060$80$13,414,2802Fox
88 Mile$190,243-69%2,015-483$94$111,372,5535Universal
9Eight Crazy Nights$173,671-83%2,5030$69$20,216,9142Sony / Columbia
10The Ring$165,429-68%1,642-270$101$123,484,9638DreamWorks