'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 Sat, Jul. 26 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 26 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids 3D: Game Over$11,847,371-2%3,344--$3,543$23,994,2991Miramax / Dimension
2Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$8,965,79832%3,41657$2,625$169,485,2173Disney
3Bad Boys II$8,467,16826%3,20216$2,644$81,641,4012Sony / Columbia
5Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life$7,783,014-5%3,222--$2,416$16,008,8261Paramount
6Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$2,064,41247%2,660-744$776$135,867,1874Warner Bros.
7The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$2,049,55338%2,532-470$809$51,386,8663Fox
8Finding Nemo$1,740,42737%2,025-455$859$311,740,1309Disney
9Johnny English$1,688,76030%2,2360$755$17,092,4462Universal
10Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$1,050,58023%2,120-1085$496$81,372,8004MGM