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, Feb. 2 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Feb. 2 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Butterfly Effect$832,401-45%2,6050$320$32,571,9042New Line
2You Got Served$707,155-75%1,933--$366$16,828,8051Sony / Screen Gems
3Along Came Polly$549,201-61%3,05257$180$66,555,2043Universal
4The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$387,456-68%2,256-302$172$345,723,8067New Line
5Mystic River$348,047-55%1,37043$254$65,220,90016Warner Bros.
6Big Fish$312,388-61%2,280-158$137$55,630,0638Sony / Columbia
7The Big Bounce$293,279-43%2,304--$127$3,629,1761Warner Bros.
8Cold Mountain$289,634-60%2,500-302$116$78,681,5466Miramax
9Something's Gotta Give$232,071-62%1,601-542$145$112,114,5758Sony / Columbia
10Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!$208,273-69%2,80897$74$13,316,3802DreamWorks