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, Sep. 18 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 18 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Once Upon a Time in Mexico$1,402,016-7%3,282--$427$29,943,1961Sony / Columbia
2Matchstick Men$845,013-5%2,711--$312$16,682,5091Warner Bros.
3Cabin Fever$479,680-5%2,087--$230$10,816,1371Lionsgate
4Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$288,8585%2,029-174$142$289,016,91210Disney
5Open Range$221,0912%2,063-205$107$54,353,8445Disney
6Seabiscuit$199,7900%2,102-471$95$114,402,9918Universal
7S.W.A.T.$164,1390%2,062-538$80$113,471,9496Sony / Columbia
8Jeepers Creepers II$163,745-3%2,784-340$59$32,586,1223MGM / United Artists
9Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$160,724-6%2,08357$77$13,517,9472Paramount
10Freaky Friday (2003)$154,9455%2,567-406$60$102,556,0716Disney