'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, Sep. 5 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Sep. 5 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$2,067,006--2,026--$1,020$2,067,0061Paramount
2Jeepers Creepers II$1,978,558204%3,1240$633$22,700,9442MGM / United Artists
3The Order$1,588,708--1,975--$804$1,588,7081Fox
4Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$1,427,941212%2,203-24$648$277,987,6059Disney
5Freaky Friday (2003)$1,360,150351%2,973-94$458$93,400,3325Disney
6S.W.A.T.$1,328,389206%2,600-181$511$105,542,0865Sony / Columbia
7Open Range$1,208,856135%2,26824$533$46,317,2494Disney
9Freddy Vs. Jason$922,078146%2,505-424$368$76,035,5984New Line
10Uptown Girls$723,744254%2,031-135$356$31,839,9824MGM