'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, Jan. 31 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jan. 31 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1You Got Served$7,512,22429%1,933--$3,886$13,337,5471Sony / Screen Gems
2Along Came Polly$4,762,48952%3,05257$1,560$64,601,3743Universal
3The Butterfly Effect$4,585,27133%2,6050$1,760$30,218,0902New Line
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$2,739,098100%2,256-302$1,214$344,136,8737New Line
5Big Fish$2,336,81868%2,280-158$1,025$54,515,4038Sony / Columbia
6Mystic River$2,301,97077%1,37043$1,680$64,097,58016Warner Bros.
7The Perfect Score$2,256,04612%2,208--$1,022$4,274,6831Paramount
8Cheaper by the Dozen$2,249,900101%2,396-414$939$127,116,0816Fox
9Cold Mountain$2,140,37278%2,500-302$856$77,661,0936Miramax
10Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!$2,005,31831%2,80897$714$12,435,4522DreamWorks