'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 Tue, Jun. 15 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Jun. 15 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$3,742,735-6%3,8550$971$165,708,3222Warner Bros.
2Shrek 2$2,843,703-1%3,843-288$740$359,057,7824DreamWorks
4The Chronicles of Riddick$2,164,966-18%2,757--$785$29,101,2431Universal
5The Stepford Wives$2,157,054-10%3,057--$706$25,952,0211Paramount
6The Day After Tomorrow$1,506,996-10%3,210-234$469$156,327,3973Fox
7Raising Helen$550,0815%2,103-618$262$32,362,0033Disney
8Troy$417,024-5%2,003-747$208$126,462,3205Warner Bros.
9Van Helsing$145,341-3%1,034-1025$141$117,282,9436Universal