'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, Nov. 6 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 6 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Matrix Revolutions$11,003,814-55%3,502--$3,142$35,315,0900Warner Bros.
2Brother Bear$1,460,00526%3,0303028$482$25,495,1251Disney
3Scary Movie 3$1,012,66511%3,5050$289$82,250,6192Miramax / Dimension
4Radio$694,74023%3,0740$226$28,915,9192Sony / Columbia
5The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)$512,1365%2,970-48$172$68,433,5133New Line
6Mystic River$509,411-1%1,55158$328$35,650,0943Warner Bros.
7Runaway Jury$485,1351%2,736-79$177$35,322,0523Fox
8Kill Bill Vol. 1$335,966-4%2,429-204$138$62,589,2684Miramax
9School of Rock$288,79024%2,786-165$104$70,444,9655Paramount
10Good Boy!$144,82157%2,415-347$60$35,827,6864MGM