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 Tue, Feb. 18 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Feb. 18 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Daredevil$2,482,260-47%3,471--$715$47,516,9051Fox
2How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$1,326,687-34%2,9230$454$50,740,8032Paramount
3Chicago$1,150,008-36%2,268427$507$83,748,8418Miramax
4The Jungle Book 2$770,844-71%2,808--$275$14,882,0501Disney
5Shanghai Knights$750,074-57%2,7552$272$36,695,3662Disney
6The Recruit$564,659-33%2,336-40$242$39,973,3283Disney
7Final Destination 2$405,465-30%2,238-596$181$36,568,6533New Line
8The Hours$372,008-25%1,003454$371$26,905,8158Paramount
9Kangaroo Jack$303,350-72%2,535-313$120$59,262,7645Warner Bros.
10The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$284,731-46%1,422-258$200$325,733,9669New Line