'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, Jul. 17 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Jul. 17 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1I, Robot$19,206,0626%3,420--$5,616$37,278,9821Fox
2Spider-Man 2$9,941,47240%4,058-108$2,450$294,575,6483Sony / Columbia
3Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$5,102,50114%3,10413$1,644$52,675,7792DreamWorks
4A Cinderella Story$4,482,055-19%2,625--$1,707$9,997,5011Warner Bros.
5Fahrenheit 9/11$2,778,35236%2,004-7$1,386$91,643,8134Lionsgate
6King Arthur (2004)$2,741,99129%3,0860$889$35,816,9352Disney
7The Notebook (2004)$2,131,28523%2,089-199$1,020$52,100,8454New Line
8DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story$1,504,46826%1,945-499$774$104,055,1225Fox
9White Chicks$1,374,44731%1,730-471$794$62,458,9964Sony / Columbia
10The Terminal$1,326,68644%1,804-509$735$70,295,4935DreamWorks