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 Thu, Aug. 7 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Aug. 7 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Freaky Friday (2003)$4,892,198-19%2,710--$1,805$10,897,2810Disney
2American Wedding$3,235,808-11%3,172--$1,020$49,752,5941Universal
3Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$2,314,9291%3,390-26$683$219,728,6754Disney
4Seabiscuit$1,912,089-3%2,421432$790$57,551,7022Universal
5Spy Kids 3D: Game Over$1,804,882-9%3,36420$537$77,313,9192Miramax / Dimension
6Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life$1,286,823-3%3,2220$399$48,499,4192Paramount
7Bad Boys II$1,274,6870%3,022-180$422$117,052,9263Sony / Columbia
8Finding Nemo$492,197-7%1,777-248$277$322,403,73510Disney
9The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$363,054-2%2,007-525$181$60,636,8194Fox
10Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$333,769-4%1,760-900$190$144,368,6455Warner Bros.