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 Wed, Mar. 3 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Mar. 3 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$8,402,514-9%3,04337$2,761$153,003,7291Newmarket
250 First Dates$728,152-12%3,450-162$211$90,945,6103Sony / Columbia
3Twisted$615,102-4%2,703--$228$10,739,2771Paramount
4Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$328,528-16%2,042--$161$6,863,5261Lions Gate
5Eurotrip$305,557-18%2,54432$120$13,763,5742DreamWorks
6The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$244,595-13%1,112-295$220$364,924,69011New Line
7Mystic River$232,186-13%1,125-227$206$82,988,84520Warner Bros.
8Miracle$225,254-2%2,222-303$101$57,021,3484Disney
9Welcome to Mooseport$220,752-4%2,8680$77$12,187,8982Fox
10Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$191,633-11%2,5030$77$17,547,6712Disney