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, Oct. 22 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Oct. 22 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)$1,847,522-16%3,016--$613$34,586,5281New Line
2Kill Bill Vol. 1$1,015,843-21%3,1020$327$46,768,3012Miramax
3Runaway Jury$922,032-10%2,815--$328$14,690,1121Fox
4Mystic River$849,276-6%1,4670$579$16,138,4151Warner Bros.
5Intolerable Cruelty$462,200-12%2,5706$180$24,148,1212Universal
6School of Rock$446,923-11%2,95122$151$56,339,3403Paramount
7Under the Tuscan Sun$334,381-6%1,663-38$201$34,627,7564Disney
8Good Boy!$313,6314%3,2250$97$26,674,9202MGM
9Out of Time$242,637-10%2,344-732$104$35,997,1983MGM
10The Rundown$158,134-11%2,099-724$75$45,042,7054Universal