'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. 20 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Nov. 20 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$1,531,856-8%3,101--$494$32,065,5761Fox
2Elf$1,390,9154%3,38144$411$76,024,2662New Line
3The Matrix Revolutions$928,827-2%3,5020$265$118,352,8232Warner Bros.
4Love Actually$747,4829%1,177601$635$21,794,2722Universal
5Brother Bear$463,534-4%3,0300$153$64,974,5673Disney
6Looney Tunes: Back in Action$317,951-4%2,903--$110$10,676,5401Warner Bros.
7Radio$241,8254%2,416-395$100$44,465,6244Sony / Columbia
8Scary Movie 3$241,4872%2,960-328$82$103,348,3804Miramax / Dimension
9Mystic River$236,629-5%1,550-31$153$46,542,5145Warner Bros.
10Runaway Jury$190,854-8%1,582-551$121$45,313,5405Fox