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 Sun, Mar. 30 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 30 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Head of State$3,204,011-45%2,151--$1,490$13,504,3261DreamWorks
2Bringing Down the House$3,071,629-47%2,91039$1,056$100,070,5254Disney
3The Core$3,062,627-39%3,017--$1,015$12,052,8891Paramount
4Basic$2,896,632-41%2,876--$1,007$11,511,2651Sony / Columbia
5Agent Cody Banks$2,061,098-27%2,786-583$740$35,169,3143MGM
6Chicago$1,852,968-44%2,701136$686$144,667,55014Miramax
7Piglet's Big Movie$1,785,443-17%2,0840$857$12,732,0442Disney
8Dreamcatcher$1,744,188-41%2,9450$592$25,645,1582Warner Bros.
9The Hunted$1,042,761-35%2,244-273$465$29,221,6233Paramount
10View from the Top$878,257-41%2,5080$350$12,255,8172Miramax