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, Aug. 18 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Aug. 18 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Alien Vs. Predator$2,703,417-16%3,395--$796$48,148,4861Fox
2The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$2,590,175-8%3,472546$746$45,706,4181Disney
3Collateral$1,696,012-4%3,20517$529$57,907,4672DreamWorks
4The Bourne Supremacy$1,013,532-8%2,976-227$341$142,880,0434Universal
5The Village$825,730-8%3,142-591$263$102,516,8193Disney
6The Manchurian Candidate (2004)$636,1152%2,612-255$244$49,897,6013Paramount
7Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie$611,473-14%2,411--$254$11,688,9981Warner Bros.
8Little Black Book$554,705-5%2,4450$227$16,386,6082Sony / Columbia
9I, Robot$472,408-1%2,178-628$217$135,405,2075Fox
10Spider-Man 2$424,621-4%1,907-657$223$362,310,0487Sony / Columbia