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 Tue, Mar. 2 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 2 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$9,283,927-8%3,043--$3,051$144,601,2151Newmarket
250 First Dates$824,74517%3,450-162$239$90,217,4583Sony / Columbia
3Twisted$641,08111%2,703--$237$10,124,1751Paramount
4Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$392,81119%2,042--$192$6,534,9981Lions Gate
5Eurotrip$374,37515%2,54432$147$13,458,0172DreamWorks
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$281,6811%1,112-295$253$364,680,09511New Line
7Mystic River$267,66313%1,125-227$238$82,756,65920Warner Bros.
8Welcome to Mooseport$230,88717%2,8680$81$11,967,1462Fox
9Miracle$229,210-3%2,222-491$103$56,796,0944Disney
10Broken Lizard's Club Dread$228,219-4%1,807--$126$3,502,2791Fox Searchlight