'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, Jul. 16 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleFri, Jul. 16 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I, Robot$18,072,920--3,420--$5,284$18,072,9201Fox
2Spider-Man 2$7,125,40547%4,058-108$1,756$284,634,1763Sony / Columbia
3A Cinderella Story$5,515,446--2,625--$2,101$5,515,4461Warner Bros.
4Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$4,465,81445%3,10413$1,439$47,573,2782DreamWorks
5King Arthur (2004)$2,124,85527%3,0860$689$33,074,9442Disney
6Fahrenheit 9/11$2,039,02831%2,004-7$1,017$88,865,4614Lionsgate
7The Notebook (2004)$1,730,76431%2,089-199$829$49,969,5604New Line
8DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$1,196,43049%1,945-499$615$102,550,6545Fox
9White Chicks$1,051,46239%1,730-471$608$61,084,5494Sony / Columbia
10The Terminal$923,89032%1,804-509$512$68,968,8075DreamWorks