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, Jul. 28 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Jul. 28 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Bourne Supremacy$5,207,134-14%3,165--$1,645$70,247,5351Universal
2I, Robot$2,351,123-10%3,49474$673$102,601,5842Fox
3Spider-Man 2$1,834,710-10%3,753-305$489$334,208,4504Sony / Columbia
4Catwoman$1,573,555-11%3,117--$505$21,926,7491Warner Bros.
5A Cinderella Story$1,525,175-10%2,6250$581$34,227,4032Warner Bros.
6Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy$988,341-12%2,936-168$337$74,200,3053DreamWorks
7Fahrenheit 9/11$846,030-9%1,855-149$456$105,649,1125Lionsgate
8The Notebook (2004)$833,831-7%2,003-86$416$64,812,4545New Line
9King Arthur (2004)$494,107-9%2,104-982$235$46,665,6833Disney
10Shrek 2$489,628-4%1,559-298$314$430,812,35010DreamWorks