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, Jan. 8 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jan. 8 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Catch Me If You Can (2002)$1,774,586-12%3,17014$560$103,053,5152DreamWorks
2The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$1,748,624-19%3,6220$483$267,070,0293New Line
3Two Weeks Notice$806,901-11%2,7550$293$71,341,1813Warner Bros.
4Gangs of New York$735,645-10%2,305115$319$49,395,9003Miramax
5Maid in Manhattan$566,232-15%3,050112$186$78,136,7364Sony / Columbia
6My Big Fat Greek Wedding$222,719-9%1,194--$187$204,842,18638IFC Films
7The Hot Chick$217,655-17%2,160-86$101$30,619,8124Disney
8Drumline$217,231-13%1,642-19$132$46,585,9894Fox
9Die Another Day$213,236-16%1,808-67$118$154,474,1717MGM
10Star Trek: Nemesis$210,245-11%2,423-219$87$40,359,3674Paramount