'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, Jul. 18 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jul. 18 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Bad Boys II$16,883,886--3,186--$5,299$16,883,8861Sony / Columbia
2Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$10,505,56063%3,35990$3,128$109,478,4872Disney
3The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$3,182,90758%3,0020$1,060$35,555,8792Fox
4Johnny English$3,108,325--2,236--$1,390$3,108,3251Universal
5Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$2,855,25356%3,404-100$839$121,421,9143Warner Bros.
6Finding Nemo$2,698,546110%2,480-163$1,088$299,217,6438Disney
7How to Deal$2,688,895--2,319--$1,160$2,688,8951New Line
8Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$2,101,48752%3,205-170$656$71,434,5493MGM
9Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$1,276,25544%2,261-941$564$86,700,4974Sony / Columbia
1028 Days Later$809,79756%1,310-86$618$31,667,2654Fox Searchlight