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, Apr. 21 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Apr. 21 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Kill Bill Vol. 2$1,761,526-12%2,971--$593$31,008,0761Miramax
2The Punisher$972,173-8%2,649--$367$16,967,3731Lionsgate
3The Passion of the Christ$361,435-1%2,848-392$127$361,847,4768Newmarket
4Hellboy$338,473-5%2,897-146$117$51,350,8593Sony / Columbia
5The Alamo (2004)$335,4675%2,6090$129$17,372,2262Disney
6Walking Tall$316,588-1%2,444-392$130$37,562,0673MGM
7Home on the Range$316,14612%2,735-323$116$38,653,6263Disney
8Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed$287,44016%2,810-320$102$73,083,6524Warner Bros.
9Connie and Carla$273,056-4%1,014--$269$4,065,2991Universal
10The Whole Ten Yards$269,4010%2,6540$102$13,263,3002Warner Bros.