'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, Mar. 27 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Mar. 27 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bringing Down the House$1,147,90513%2,87170$400$87,587,3753Disney
2Dreamcatcher$922,8022%2,945--$313$19,005,2611Warner Bros.
4Agent Cody Banks$613,01813%3,3690$182$28,749,0302MGM
5The Hunted$563,1084%2,5171$224$25,605,3342Paramount
6Piglet's Big Movie$457,9445%2,084--$220$7,799,9661Disney
7View from the Top$418,9011%2,508--$167$8,737,5321Miramax
8Tears of the Sun$373,3782%2,801-172$133$39,423,4813Sony / Columbia
9Old School$352,5681%2,033-419$173$68,405,5645DreamWorks
10Boat Trip$304,8895%1,714--$178$5,040,7171Artisan