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, Jan. 13 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Jan. 13 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$1,039,383-75%3,477-145$299$284,462,3804New Line
2Catch Me If You Can (2002)$1,023,779-71%3,22555$317$120,397,0863DreamWorks
3Just Married$988,270-74%2,766--$357$18,537,5201Fox
4Gangs of New York$450,654-67%2,34035$193$55,377,8024Miramax
5Two Weeks Notice$433,517-75%2,7550$157$79,426,4834Warner Bros.
6Maid in Manhattan$311,550-76%2,926-124$106$84,161,8555Sony / Columbia
7Antwone Fisher$282,796-70%1,007815$281$10,715,1004Fox Searchlight
8My Big Fat Greek Wedding$175,070-67%1,21218$144$207,340,04439IFC Films
9Drumline$136,580-78%1,534-119$89$49,748,7485Fox
10Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$127,001-85%1,550-465$82$255,585,6129Warner Bros.