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 Wed, Sep. 24 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Sep. 24 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Underworld$1,273,522-23%2,915--$437$26,384,5121Sony / Screen Gems
2Secondhand Lions$722,176-11%3,013--$240$14,491,1861New Line
3Once Upon a Time in Mexico$704,081-17%3,2897$214$43,284,0162Sony / Columbia
4Matchstick Men$502,913-18%2,7110$186$25,853,1012Warner Bros.
5Cold Creek Manor$474,933-17%2,035--$233$9,807,8301Disney
6The Fighting Temptations$429,977-13%2,026--$212$13,281,3991Paramount
7Cabin Fever$295,376-13%2,10518$140$15,691,7052Lionsgate
8Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$199,559-17%1,746-283$114$293,135,44811Disney
9Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$128,295-3%2,0830$62$17,700,6153Paramount
10Seabiscuit$120,494-5%1,417-685$85$116,393,8809Universal