'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 Sun, Feb. 15 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Feb. 15 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
150 First Dates$10,048,452-49%3,591--$2,798$39,852,5101Sony / Columbia
3Barbershop 2: Back in Business$3,637,942-54%2,7110$1,342$42,941,5252MGM
4Catch That Kid$1,722,437-10%2,8481$605$10,965,3572Fox
5You Got Served$1,499,155-42%1,832-111$818$32,093,4073Sony / Screen Gems
6The Butterfly Effect$1,452,242-46%2,288-231$635$48,484,6514New Line
7The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$1,429,542-27%1,663-215$860$356,469,0539New Line
8Along Came Polly$1,195,124-55%2,543-415$470$81,393,1915Universal
9Mystic River$1,126,980-38%1,3700$823$74,664,77218Warner Bros.