'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 Fri, Jun. 4 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jun. 4 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$38,268,739--3,855--$9,927$38,268,7391Warner Bros.
2Shrek 2$10,453,068106%4,131-92$2,530$287,048,3933DreamWorks
3The Day After Tomorrow$8,537,502106%3,44419$2,479$109,148,0742Fox
4Raising Helen$2,100,00095%2,7214$772$19,614,8232Disney
5Troy$1,679,75862%2,750-661$611$114,993,1524Warner Bros.
6Mean Girls$917,23983%1,817-801$505$76,152,9706Paramount
7Soul Plane$825,351117%1,5660$527$9,057,3402MGM
8Van Helsing$720,31956%2,059-832$350$112,880,5475Universal