'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, Jun. 13 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 13 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Finding Nemo$8,540,94569%3,42534$2,494$171,647,5233Disney
22 Fast 2 Furious$6,391,56598%3,41810$1,870$71,296,8572Universal
3Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$4,700,774--2,609--$1,802$4,700,7741New Line
4Rugrats Go Wild$4,614,587--3,041--$1,517$4,614,5871Paramount
5Bruce Almighty$4,433,849110%3,477-72$1,275$184,014,6094Universal
6Hollywood Homicide$3,864,097--2,840--$1,361$3,864,0971Sony / Columbia
7The Italian Job$2,861,87786%2,697-180$1,061$48,659,4053Paramount
8The Matrix Reloaded$1,541,30052%2,350-875$656$253,287,3615Warner Bros.
9Daddy Day Care$643,09735%1,982-731$324$90,765,9406Sony / Columbia
10X2: X-Men United$482,91537%1,316-734$367$206,046,4447Fox