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 Wed, Jul. 23 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 23 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$5,082,479-7%3,35990$1,513$148,873,0662Disney
2Bad Boys II$4,406,449-18%3,186--$1,383$62,300,7021Sony / Columbia
3The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$1,306,945-8%3,0020$435$46,635,3752Fox
4Finding Nemo$1,283,197-1%2,480-163$517$307,564,8688Disney
5Johnny English$1,229,347-12%2,236--$550$13,034,6661Universal
6Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$1,088,961-12%3,404-100$320$131,370,7333Warner Bros.
7Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$1,016,308-7%3,205-170$317$78,551,3433MGM
8How to Deal$771,594-16%2,319--$333$8,494,2011New Line
9Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$596,344-10%2,261-941$264$91,067,2854Sony / Columbia
10Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$397,0233%2,017-1069$197$24,543,6613DreamWorks