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 Fri, Apr. 4 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Apr. 4 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Phone Booth$5,174,851--2,481--$2,086$5,174,8511Fox
2A Man Apart$3,944,274--2,459--$1,604$3,944,2741New Line
3What a Girl Wants$3,501,410--2,964--$1,181$3,501,4101Warner Bros.
4Head of State$2,709,752276%2,1554$1,257$19,292,3582DreamWorks
5Bringing Down the House$2,434,706268%2,9100$837$105,254,0385Disney
6The Core$1,737,101203%3,0192$575$16,357,9092Paramount
7Basic$1,601,966133%2,8760$557$16,237,8612Sony / Columbia
8Chicago$1,414,573155%2,395-306$591$148,300,74715Miramax
9Agent Cody Banks$833,372183%2,331-455$358$37,214,1344MGM
10Dreamcatcher$771,49880%2,360-585$327$28,297,1693Warner Bros.