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 Mon, Dec. 8 2003

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 8 2003LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Last Samurai$2,244,481-66%2,908--$772$26,515,5471Warner Bros.
2Bad Santa$593,137-70%2,09186$284$27,738,6692Miramax / Dimension
3Honey (2003)$591,186-79%1,942--$304$13,448,1761Universal
4Elf$457,319-78%3,119-83$147$140,000,2295New Line
5The Haunted Mansion$423,830-85%3,1220$136$46,400,6802Disney
6Gothika$417,893-69%2,205-177$190$49,964,4113Warner Bros.
7The Missing$311,590-69%2,7560$113$22,116,4452Sony / Columbia
8Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat$308,790-86%3,409-58$91$85,608,1263Universal
9Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$280,622-70%2,344-359$120$72,837,9094Fox
10Love Actually$276,446-69%1,672-42$165$49,024,2125Universal