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 Fri, Sep. 19 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Sep. 19 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Underworld$8,604,068--2,915--$2,952$8,604,0681Sony / Screen Gems
2Secondhand Lions$3,772,906--3,013--$1,252$3,772,9061New Line
3The Fighting Temptations$3,762,950--2,026--$1,857$3,762,9501Paramount
4Once Upon a Time in Mexico$3,537,561152%3,2897$1,076$33,480,7572Sony / Columbia
5Cold Creek Manor$2,808,786--2,035--$1,380$2,808,7861Disney
6Matchstick Men$2,535,315200%2,7110$935$19,217,8242Warner Bros.
7Cabin Fever$1,313,936174%2,10518$624$12,130,0732Lionsgate
8Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$1,143,240611%2,0830$549$14,661,1873Paramount
9Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$1,027,064256%1,746-283$588$290,043,97611Disney
10Freaky Friday (2003)$718,847364%1,850-717$389$103,274,9187Disney