'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, May. 29 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, May. 29 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Shrek 2$27,235,75435%4,22360$6,449$212,128,4532DreamWorks
2The Day After Tomorrow$23,789,8481%3,425--$6,946$47,294,0611Fox
3Troy$4,331,65528%3,4110$1,270$102,373,0583Warner Bros.
4Raising Helen$3,895,52010%2,717--$1,434$7,440,6641Disney
5Soul Plane$2,025,7435%1,566--$1,294$3,951,9741MGM
6Van Helsing$1,965,67933%2,891-527$680$107,418,9104Universal
7Mean Girls$1,862,53921%2,618-436$711$70,685,7845Paramount
8Man on Fire (2004)$848,55436%1,426-678$595$72,356,1946Fox
913 Going on 30$386,99026%1,164-864$332$53,801,0676Sony / Columbia