'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, Aug. 7 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleSat, Aug. 7 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
2The Village$6,458,61915%3,7333$1,730$81,218,6782Disney
3The Bourne Supremacy$5,947,63935%3,304124$1,800$120,569,5243Universal
4The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$4,381,53044%2,8670$1,528$35,128,5672Paramount
5I, Robot$2,686,27136%2,806-398$957$125,074,9734Fox
6Little Black Book$2,531,368-5%2,445--$1,035$5,195,8491Sony / Columbia
7Spider-Man 2$2,233,72539%2,564-437$871$352,910,4846Sony / Columbia
8Catwoman$1,157,18430%2,275-842$509$35,212,7653Warner Bros.
9Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle$1,137,22210%2,16328$526$11,303,6602New Line
10A Cinderella Story$1,102,15915%2,065-285$534$46,078,8144Warner Bros.