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 Thu, Feb. 27 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Feb. 27 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Old School$1,405,583-4%2,689--$523$23,341,8101DreamWorks
2Daredevil$850,495-2%3,4743$245$73,067,0852Fox
3Chicago$775,7473%2,35587$329$97,043,3159Miramax
4How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$729,4366%2,9230$250$67,366,7503Paramount
5The Life of David Gale$450,082-8%2,002--$225$9,069,7081Universal
6The Jungle Book 2$412,598-8%2,8157$147$26,882,9732Disney
7Shanghai Knights$354,1054%2,526-229$140$45,901,6293Disney
8Gods and Generals$316,4192%1,533--$206$5,986,4921Warner Bros.
9Dark Blue$284,232-12%2,176--$131$5,201,2371MGM / United Artists
10The Recruit$265,9900%1,678-658$159$45,362,3434Disney