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, Jun. 9 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jun. 9 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$6,878,510-5%3,855--$1,784$116,242,0761Warner Bros.
2Shrek 2$3,945,3415%4,131-92$955$325,769,6533DreamWorks
3The Day After Tomorrow$2,519,5381%3,44419$732$136,102,7142Fox
4Raising Helen$911,9633%2,7214$335$26,623,3572Disney
5Troy$742,8421%2,750-661$270$121,452,1384Warner Bros.
6Mean Girls$441,04312%1,817-801$243$79,355,8126Paramount
7Van Helsing$308,7678%2,059-832$150$115,472,7925Universal
8Soul Plane$281,8858%1,5660$180$11,818,2982MGM