'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 Sat, Nov. 15 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Nov. 15 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Elf$11,814,45562%3,38144$3,494$63,130,3422New Line
2Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$10,739,51833%3,101--$3,463$18,792,2071Fox
3The Matrix Revolutions$7,341,27250%3,5020$2,096$110,098,5532Warner Bros.
4Brother Bear$5,688,284124%3,0300$1,877$59,230,4753Disney
5Looney Tunes: Back in Action$4,306,13496%2,903--$1,483$6,501,4561Warner Bros.
6Love Actually$3,772,43044%1,177601$3,205$16,562,1032Universal
7Scary Movie 3$2,849,95749%2,960-328$963$101,009,7244Miramax / Dimension
8Radio$2,215,77945%2,416-395$917$42,455,7374Sony / Columbia
9Mystic River$1,563,52774%1,550-31$1,009$44,788,0335Warner Bros.
10Runaway Jury$1,353,22463%1,582-551$855$43,917,8995Fox