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 Thu, Apr. 1 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Apr. 1 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$1,279,5000%3,214-36$398$320,254,1155Newmarket
2Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$1,272,573-5%3,312--$384$34,960,2671Warner Bros.
3The Ladykillers$861,455-7%1,583--$544$16,395,1961Disney
4Dawn of the Dead (2004)$674,088-2%2,7483$245$47,172,8842Universal
5Jersey Girl$576,909-3%1,520--$380$10,705,0701Miramax
6Taking Lives$536,935-5%2,7050$198$23,981,0812Warner Bros.
7Starsky & Hutch$453,996-2%2,985-200$152$78,690,3454Warner Bros.
8Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind$449,318-6%1,3574$331$18,478,6522Focus
9Hidalgo$409,042-3%2,667-262$153$58,097,1094Disney
10Secret Window$361,1161%2,912-106$124$42,007,1343Sony / Columbia