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 Thu, Sep. 9 2004

Wide (1000+)

#TitleThu, Sep. 9 2004LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Hero (2002)$571,314-11%2,09261$273$37,233,0442Miramax
2Paparazzi$378,498-17%2,115--$179$9,235,3291Fox
3Vanity Fair$338,213-7%1,05150$322$8,484,7141Focus
4Without a Paddle$334,303-10%2,75626$121$41,006,2503Paramount
5Collateral$333,186-10%2,348-380$142$89,977,0875DreamWorks
6Wicker Park$315,468-14%2,598--$121$7,925,6351MGM
7Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid$256,548-11%2,9050$88$24,771,7882Sony / Screen Gems
8The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$232,723-10%3,139-192$74$86,327,9854Disney
9The Bourne Supremacy$231,785-7%1,717-362$135$165,510,5467Universal
10Exorcist: The Beginning$215,841-13%2,452-361$88$38,782,3393Warner Bros.