'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 Fri, Jan. 16 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jan. 16 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Along Came Polly$8,877,805--2,984--$2,975$8,877,8051Universal
2Torque$3,368,103--2,463--$1,367$3,368,1031Warner Bros.
3Big Fish$2,819,072173%2,514108$1,121$30,373,6856Sony / Columbia
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$2,376,157129%3,003-529$791$318,974,3465New Line
5Cheaper by the Dozen$2,197,501274%3,025-213$726$105,398,0234Fox
6Cold Mountain$1,802,163166%2,802586$643$59,833,8484Miramax
7Something's Gotta Give$1,572,066148%2,502-374$628$96,531,6056Sony / Columbia
8My Baby's Daddy$958,601221%1,4481$662$9,702,6392Miramax
9Chasing Liberty$889,489193%2,4000$371$8,112,1332Warner Bros.
10The Last Samurai$816,09295%1,403-498$582$99,698,4317Warner Bros.