'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, Mar. 7 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSun, Mar. 7 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$17,652,730-20%3,170127$5,569$213,890,4422Newmarket
2Starsky & Hutch$6,901,253-41%3,185--$2,167$28,103,6051Warner Bros.
450 First Dates$1,732,797-51%3,040-410$570$99,350,9474Sony / Columbia
6Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen$1,083,536-44%2,180-323$497$21,801,6503Disney
7The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$883,713-38%1,903791$464$368,215,29112New Line
8Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights$693,142-44%2,0420$339$10,154,4982Lions Gate