'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, Feb. 28 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Feb. 28 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$33,077,84344%3,043--$10,870$97,325,2041Newmarket
250 First Dates$5,741,53947%3,450-162$1,664$85,763,2763Sony / Columbia
4Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$2,966,48779%2,5030$1,185$15,184,5722Disney
5Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$2,359,0466%2,042--$1,155$4,586,1601Lions Gate
8Welcome to Mooseport$1,558,02155%2,8680$543$10,821,0032Fox
9Barbershop 2: Back in Business$1,512,16183%1,524-705$992$56,790,5134MGM
10Broken Lizard's Club Dread$1,092,559-11%1,807--$605$2,326,3281Fox Searchlight