'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 Thu, Jul. 31 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Jul. 31 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Spy Kids 3D: Game Over$3,554,9050%3,344--$1,063$49,009,8631Miramax / Dimension
2Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$3,395,2074%3,41657$994$190,689,2023Disney
4Bad Boys II$2,297,1421%3,20216$717$98,611,0502Sony / Columbia
5Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life$2,168,1750%3,222--$673$31,260,4581Paramount
6Finding Nemo$816,6687%2,025-455$403$316,160,1949Disney
7The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$669,2791%2,532-470$264$55,687,7803Fox
8Johnny English$580,401-2%2,2360$260$20,870,7072Universal
9Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$577,8711%2,660-744$217$139,871,4184Warner Bros.
10Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde$418,4040%2,120-1085$197$83,852,7664MGM