'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, Jun. 3 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 3 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Finding Nemo$7,181,4233%3,374--$2,128$84,380,4541Disney
2Bruce Almighty$3,177,49510%3,4929$910$143,473,3592Universal
3The Italian Job$2,034,99914%2,633--$773$23,281,0701Paramount
4The Matrix Reloaded$1,618,8859%3,453-150$469$235,805,2353Warner Bros.
5Wrong Turn$521,9063%1,615--$323$6,192,0611Fox
6Daddy Day Care$514,42725%3,128-344$164$82,828,8064Sony / Columbia
7X2: X-Men United$505,31912%2,530-537$200$200,319,2205Fox
8The In-Laws$379,67825%2,6520$143$15,200,2952Warner Bros.
9Down with Love$192,36823%1,300-818$148$17,498,4064Fox
10The Lizzie McGuire Movie$144,58925%1,330-788$109$39,582,8985Disney