'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, Apr. 10 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Apr. 10 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Passion of the Christ$4,973,479-24%3,240-168$1,535$349,343,2077Newmarket
2Hellboy$4,151,8526%3,04315$1,364$38,065,4392Sony / Columbia
3Johnson Family Vacation$3,553,82715%1,317--$2,698$9,087,1311Fox Searchlight
4The Alamo (2004)$3,495,6894%2,609--$1,340$6,865,8641Disney
5Walking Tall$3,220,1508%2,8360$1,135$26,717,3492MGM
6Home on the Range$3,006,529-11%3,05811$983$25,679,9642Disney
7Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$2,897,161-10%3,130-182$926$60,984,7983Warner Bros.
8The Whole Ten Yards$2,446,354-8%2,654--$922$5,103,8711Warner Bros.
9The Girl Next Door$2,137,260-11%2,148--$995$4,532,0581Fox
10Ella Enchanted$2,086,092-24%1,931--$1,080$4,822,2641Miramax